2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Windaroo

Code SSC31778 (SSC)
People 2,715
Male 1,333
Female 1,382
Median age 36
Families 785
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 942
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,598
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Total 2,715 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,333 49.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,382 50.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 45 1.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 2,715 people in Windaroo (State Suburbs) of these 49.1% were male and 50.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.7% of the population.

Age Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 157 5.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 172 6.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 235 8.7 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 266 9.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 178 6.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 131 4.8 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 151 5.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 184 6.8 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 229 8.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 224 8.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 213 7.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 154 5.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 139 5.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 95 3.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 73 2.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 50 1.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 46 1.7 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 19 0.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Windaroo (State Suburbs) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 10.5% of the population.

Registered marital status Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,214 56.5 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 73 3.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 142 6.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 69 3.2 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 651 30.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Windaroo (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 56.5% were married and 10.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 48 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 68 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Windaroo (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,149 57.4 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 177 8.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 677 33.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 57.4% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 49 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 23 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Windaroo (State Suburbs) was 49 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 33 3.9 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 162 19.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 38 4.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 53 6.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 124 14.6 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 60 7.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 65 7.7 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 58 6.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 89 10.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 15 1.8 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 150 17.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 847 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Windaroo (State Suburbs) 31.1% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 29.9% were in primary school, 29.4% in secondary school and 17.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,917 70.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 856 33.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 209 8.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 152 5.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 1,371 53.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), 53.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 33.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 913 61.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 440 29.4 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 67 4.5 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 75 5.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,495 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,495 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Windaroo (State Suburbs). Of these 61.1% were employed full time, 29.4% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 163 11.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 116 8.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 161 11.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 262 18.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 653 45.8 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Windaroo (State Suburbs), 11.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 45.8% worked 40 hours or more.

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

The median age of people employed full-time in Windaroo (State Suburbs) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 39 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 630 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,689 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,598 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Windaroo (State Suburbs) was $630.

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

Unpaid work Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,636 76.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 708 33.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 233 10.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 330 15.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.0% provided care for children and 10.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 533 24.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 612 28.5 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 287 13.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 205 9.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Windaroo (State Suburbs), 28.5% worked 5 to 14 hours, 13.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 272 34.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 403 51.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 107 13.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Windaroo (State Suburbs), 51.3% were couple families with children, 34.6% were couple families without children and 13.6% were one parent families.

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

In Windaroo (State Suburbs) 17.6% of single parents were male and 82.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,040 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,389 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,389 and those without children was $2,040.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 187 27.6 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 22 3.2 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 161 23.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 93 13.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 34 5.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 113 16.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 35 5.2 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 32 4.7 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), of couple families, 27.6% had both partners employed full-time, 3.2% had both employed part-time and 23.8% 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 Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 881 95.8 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 39 4.2 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), 95.8% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.2% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 871 99.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 6 0.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 3 0.3 181,717 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 Windaroo (State Suburbs), 99.0% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 3 0.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 10 1.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 308 35.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 548 62.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 6 0.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 0.3% had 1 bedroom, 1.1% had 2 bedrooms and 35.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.7. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 255 28.9 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 462 52.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 147 16.7 513,413 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 17 1.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Windaroo (State Suburbs), 28.9% were owned outright, 52.4% were owned with a mortgage and 16.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 767 87.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 98 11.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 14 1.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), of all households, 87.3% were family households, 11.1% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 15.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 13.3 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), 15.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 13.3% 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 Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 92.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 7.7 -- 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 Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.0 -- 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 Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
None 12 1.4 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 230 26.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 413 46.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 212 24.1 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 13 1.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), 26.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 46.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 24.1% 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 Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 45 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 32 71.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 13 28.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 19 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Windaroo (State Suburbs), there were 45 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 32 (or 71.1%) were male and 13 (or 28.9%) were female. The median age was 19 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Windaroo % 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 1,874 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Windaroo (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 $1,874.

Mortgage and rent Windaroo % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 395 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,005 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Windaroo (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $395 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,005.

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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