2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Tingalpa

Code SSC31639 (SSC)
People 8,539
Male 4,225
Female 4,314
Median age 35
Families 2,408
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 3,384
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,474
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $360
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 Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Total 8,539 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,225 49.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,314 50.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 189 2.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 8,539 people in Tingalpa (State Suburbs) of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 650 7.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 572 6.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 541 6.3 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 532 6.2 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 523 6.1 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 665 7.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 669 7.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 729 8.5 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 676 7.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 633 7.4 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 548 6.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 471 5.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 465 5.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 341 4.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 211 2.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 143 1.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 103 1.2 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 68 0.8 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tingalpa (State Suburbs) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,230 47.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 226 3.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 726 10.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 229 3.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,360 34.9 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tingalpa (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 47.7% were married and 14.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tingalpa (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,041 47.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 742 11.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,579 40.5 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 47.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.7% were in a de facto marriage.

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

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tingalpa (State Suburbs) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 97 4.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 506 21.6 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 157 6.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 68 2.9 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 262 11.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 138 5.9 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 84 3.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 165 7.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 283 12.1 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 55 2.4 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 524 22.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,339 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs) 27.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.3% were in primary school, 20.7% in secondary school and 19.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 6,160 72.1 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,441 30.3 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 587 7.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 459 5.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 4,570 56.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 56.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 30.3% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,185 65.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,175 24.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 252 5.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 224 4.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,836 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 4,836 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tingalpa (State Suburbs). Of these 65.9% were employed full time, 24.3% were employed part-time and 4.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 401 8.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 341 7.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 434 9.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 986 21.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,200 47.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 8.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 47.7% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Tingalpa (State Suburbs) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 38 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 720 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,688 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,474 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tingalpa (State Suburbs) was $720.

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

Unpaid work Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,109 75.5 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,132 31.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 691 10.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,218 18.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 75.5% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.5% provided care for children and 10.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,705 25.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 2,016 29.8 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 786 11.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 601 8.9 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 29.8% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 8.9% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 857 35.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,078 44.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 430 17.9 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 42 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 44.8% were couple families with children, 35.6% were couple families without children and 17.9% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 15.8 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 84.2 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs) 15.8% of single parents were male and 84.2% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,219 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,303 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,303 and those without children was $2,219.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 583 30.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 54 2.8 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 435 22.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 292 15.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 53 2.7 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 266 13.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 137 7.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 112 5.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), of couple families, 30.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.8% had both employed part-time and 22.5% 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 Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,152 96.5 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 113 3.5 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 96.5% of private dwellings were occupied and 3.5% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,537 80.5 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 367 11.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 123 3.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 125 4.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 80.5% were separate houses, 11.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.9% were flats, units or apartments and 4.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 18 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 99 3.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 293 9.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,597 50.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,092 34.6 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 53 1.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 3.1% had 1 bedroom, 9.3% had 2 bedrooms and 50.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.6 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 833 26.4 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,387 44.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 847 26.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 15 0.5 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 70 2.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 26.4% were owned outright, 44.0% were owned with a mortgage and 26.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,355 74.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 664 21.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 131 4.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), of all households, 74.8% were family households, 21.1% were single person households and 4.2% were group households.

Household income Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 16.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 11.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 16.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 11.7% 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 Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.3 -- 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 Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
None 125 4.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,124 35.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,324 42.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 498 15.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 80 2.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), 35.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 42.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% 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 Tingalpa % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 186 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 68 36.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 118 63.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tingalpa (State Suburbs), there were 186 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 68 (or 36.6%) were male and 118 (or 63.4%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Tingalpa % 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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,300 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tingalpa (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,300.

Mortgage and rent Tingalpa % 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 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tingalpa (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 $2,000.

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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