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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Underwood (Qld)

Code SSC31682 (SSC)
People 5,328
Male 2,669
Female 2,659
Median age 32
Families 1,484
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 1,945
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,520
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $355
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 5,328 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,669 50.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,659 49.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 56 1.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 5,328 people in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 50.1% were male and 49.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.1% of the population.

Age Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 457 8.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 401 7.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 350 6.6 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 337 6.3 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 374 7.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 479 9.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 473 8.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 449 8.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 399 7.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 324 6.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 326 6.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 311 5.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 254 4.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 173 3.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 115 2.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 55 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 22 0.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 25 0.5 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 32 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 32 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 7.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,237 54.2 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 109 2.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 337 8.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 107 2.6 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,336 32.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 54.2% were married and 10.9% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 74 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 2,058 53.9 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 370 9.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,388 36.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.9% of people were in a registered marriage and 9.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 44 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 28 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 44 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 82 5.1 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 359 22.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 67 4.2 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 97 6.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 195 12.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 43 2.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 77 4.8 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 124 7.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 250 15.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 33 2.1 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 279 17.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,606 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) 30.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.5% were in primary school, 19.6% in secondary school and 23.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,175 59.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 2,411 48.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 335 6.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 226 4.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,037 40.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 40.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 48.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,813 62.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 733 25.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 181 6.3 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 167 5.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,894 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 2,894 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 62.6% were employed full time, 25.3% were employed part-time and 5.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 229 8.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 228 8.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 278 10.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 600 22.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,213 44.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 8.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.5% worked 40 hours or more.

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

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

Occupation Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 688 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,658 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,520 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $688.

Travel to work, top responses Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 3,019 73.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 1,413 34.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 376 9.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 743 18.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Underwood (Qld) (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, 34.2% provided care for children and 9.1% 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 Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,004 24.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,141 27.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 501 12.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 376 9.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 27.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 500 33.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 748 50.4 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 210 14.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 26 1.8 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 50.4% were couple families with children, 33.7% were couple families without children and 14.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs) 19.4% of single parents were male and 80.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,107 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,213 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,213 and those without children was $2,107.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 324 26.0 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 39 3.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 277 22.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 236 19.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 53 4.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 143 11.5 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 105 8.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 68 5.5 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 26.0% had both partners employed full-time, 3.1% had both employed part-time and 22.2% 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 Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,752 93.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 117 6.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 93.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 6.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,548 88.4 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 145 8.3 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 53 3.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 0.2 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 88.4% were separate houses, 8.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.0% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 29 1.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 89 5.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 751 42.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 858 49.0 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 14 0.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.5 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.7% had 1 bedroom, 5.1% had 2 bedrooms and 42.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.5. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 377 21.5 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 855 48.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 489 27.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 27 1.5 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 21.5% were owned outright, 48.8% were owned with a mortgage and 27.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,432 81.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 264 15.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 55 3.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 81.8% were family households, 15.1% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 12.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 14.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 12.8% 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 Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 355 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.2 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.8 -- 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 Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 82.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 17.1 -- 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 Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 56 3.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 511 29.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 800 45.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 359 20.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 1.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), 29.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 20.5% 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 Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 58 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 27 46.6 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 31 53.4 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 58 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 27 (or 46.6%) were male and 31 (or 53.4%) were female. The median age was 17 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,333 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,333.

Mortgage and rent Underwood (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 400 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,583 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Underwood (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $400 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,583.

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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