2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Willow Vale (Qld)

Code SSC31770 (SSC)
People 1,015
Male 520
Female 495
Median age 39
Families 285
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 342
Average people per household 3.2
Median weekly household income $1,700
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,084
Median weekly rent $340
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,015 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 520 51.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 495 48.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 4 0.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,015 people in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) of these 51.2% were male and 48.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 0.4% of the population.

Age Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 50 4.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 83 8.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 98 9.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 108 10.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 51 5.0 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 21 2.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 33 3.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 70 6.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 93 9.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 104 10.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 87 8.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 67 6.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 65 6.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 47 4.6 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 24 2.4 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 6 0.6 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 7 0.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 0 0.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 39 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 39 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 22.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 8.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 455 58.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 17 2.2 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 63 8.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 17 2.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 226 29.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 58.5% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 20 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 20 years.

Social marital status Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 421 58.5 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 74 10.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 225 31.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 58.5% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 45 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 20 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 45 years.

Education Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 20 5.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 51 14.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 20 5.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 35 9.7 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 43 11.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 17 4.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 49 13.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 16 4.4 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 27 7.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 2.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 75 20.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 362 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) 35.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.2% were in primary school, 30.0% in secondary school and 12.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 688 67.7 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 325 34.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 77 8.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 55 5.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 488 51.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 51.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 34.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 292 56.4 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 167 32.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 30 5.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 29 5.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 518 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 518 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs). Of these 56.4% were employed full time, 32.2% were employed part-time and 5.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 63 13.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 51 10.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 53 10.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 70 14.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 218 44.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 13.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 604 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,715 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,700 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) was $604.

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

Unpaid work Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 605 77.9 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 274 35.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 81 10.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 163 20.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 77.9% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 35.2% provided care for children and 10.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 187 24.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 195 25.1 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 119 15.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 106 13.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 25.1% worked 5 to 14 hours, 15.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 92 32.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 162 57.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 29 10.2 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 57.2% were couple families with children, 32.5% were couple families without children and 10.2% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 31.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 69.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs) 31.0% of single parents were male and 69.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,062 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,364 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,364 and those without children was $2,062.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 57 22.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 10 4.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 72 28.5 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 39 15.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 9 3.6 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 43 17.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 15 5.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 8 3.2 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), of couple families, 22.5% had both partners employed full-time, 4.0% had both employed part-time and 28.5% 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 Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 303 92.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 24 7.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 92.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 7.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 299 99.0 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 3 1.0 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 99.0% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 1.0 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 3.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 69 22.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 218 71.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 4.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 1.0% had 1 bedroom, 3.3% had 2 bedrooms and 22.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 4.1. The average household size was 3.2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 84 28.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 173 57.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 38 12.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 0 0.0 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 5 1.7 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 28.0% were owned outright, 57.7% were owned with a mortgage and 12.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 273 90.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 23 7.6 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), of all households, 90.1% were family households, 7.6% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 11.6 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 20.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 11.6% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 20.2% 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 Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 340 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.4 -- 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 Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,084 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 77.4 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 22.6 -- 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 Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
None 3 1.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 41 13.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 138 45.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 112 37.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), 13.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 45.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 37.2% 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 Willow Vale (Qld) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 6 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 3 50.0 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 3 50.0 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 50 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), there were 6 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 3 (or 50.0%) were male and 3 (or 50.0%) were female. The median age was 50 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Willow Vale (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 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,250 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Willow Vale (Qld) (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,250.

Mortgage and rent Willow Vale (Qld) % 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 3,600 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Willow Vale (Qld) (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 $3,600.

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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