2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Woody Point

Code SSC31808 (SSC)
People 4,089
Male 1,983
Female 2,106
Median age 46
Families 1,061
Average children per family 1.6
All private dwellings 2,266
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $889
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,755
Median weekly rent $270
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.4
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,089 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,983 48.5 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,106 51.5 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 117 2.9 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,089 people in Woody Point (State Suburbs) of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.9% of the population.

Age Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 229 5.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 196 4.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 186 4.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 183 4.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 159 3.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 225 5.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 262 6.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 263 6.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 298 7.3 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 315 7.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 331 8.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 305 7.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 360 8.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 250 6.1 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 195 4.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 151 3.7 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 99 2.4 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 82 2.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Woody Point (State Suburbs) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 14.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.8% of the population.

Registered marital status Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,337 38.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 168 4.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 615 17.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 269 7.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,093 31.4 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Woody Point (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 38.4% were married and 22.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 52 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 57 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 77 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Woody Point (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,215 38.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 406 12.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,569 49.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 38.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 12.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 37 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 50 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Woody Point (State Suburbs) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 37 years.

Education Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 42 4.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 142 15.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 44 4.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 41 4.4 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 76 8.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 48 5.1 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 42 4.5 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 72 7.7 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 96 10.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 33 3.5 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 299 32.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 935 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Woody Point (State Suburbs) 22.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 24.2% were in primary school, 17.8% in secondary school and 17.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,921 71.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,056 27.6 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 302 7.9 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 181 4.7 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,283 59.7 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), 59.7% of people had both parents born in Australia and 27.6% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,144 59.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 543 28.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 108 5.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 145 7.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,940 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,940 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Woody Point (State Suburbs). Of these 59.0% were employed full time, 28.0% were employed part-time and 7.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 173 9.7 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 152 8.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 216 12.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 347 19.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 800 44.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Woody Point (State Suburbs), 9.7% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 44 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 42 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Woody Point (State Suburbs) was 44 years and for people who were employed part-time was 42 years.

Occupation Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 543 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,285 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 889 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Woody Point (State Suburbs) was $543.

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

Unpaid work Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,478 71.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 841 24.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 384 11.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 607 17.4 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 71.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.2% provided care for children and 11.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 17.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 766 22.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 965 27.7 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 406 11.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 342 9.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Woody Point (State Suburbs), 27.7% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 9.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 509 48.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 319 30.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 216 20.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 16 1.5 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Woody Point (State Suburbs), 30.1% were couple families with children, 48.0% were couple families without children and 20.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 22.7 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 77.3 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Woody Point (State Suburbs) 22.7% of single parents were male and 77.3% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,080 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,191 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,191 and those without children was $2,080.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 172 20.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 36 4.4 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 132 16.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 133 16.1 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 54 6.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 205 24.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 46 5.6 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 48 5.8 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), of couple families, 20.8% had both partners employed full-time, 4.4% had both employed part-time and 16.0% 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 Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,904 87.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 283 12.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), 87.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,103 58.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 293 15.4 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 478 25.1 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 29 1.5 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Woody Point (State Suburbs), 58.0% were separate houses, 15.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.1% were flats, units or apartments and 1.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 12 0.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 146 7.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 681 35.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 765 40.2 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 261 13.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 38 2.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.6 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 7.7% had 1 bedroom, 35.8% had 2 bedrooms and 40.2% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 495 26.0 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 445 23.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 916 48.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 44 2.3 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Woody Point (State Suburbs), 26.0% were owned outright, 23.4% were owned with a mortgage and 48.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,034 54.3 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 785 41.2 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 86 4.5 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), of all households, 54.3% were family households, 41.2% were single person households and 4.5% were group households.

Household income Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 34.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.8 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), 34.4% 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 Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 270 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 79.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 20.4 -- 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 Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,755 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.4 -- 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 Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
None 228 12.0 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 866 45.5 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 564 29.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 172 9.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 75 3.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), 45.5% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 29.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 9.0% 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 Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 118 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 65 55.1 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 53 44.9 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 32 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Woody Point (State Suburbs), there were 118 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 65 (or 55.1%) were male and 53 (or 44.9%) were female. The median age was 32 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,018 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.6, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,018.

Mortgage and rent Woody Point % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 270 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,772 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Woody Point (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $270 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,772.

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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