2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Woorim

Code SSC31816 (SSC)
People 1,765
Male 840
Female 925
Median age 55
Families 460
Average children per family 1.7
All private dwellings 1,222
Average people per household 2
Median weekly household income $679
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,500
Median weekly rent $260
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.3
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,765 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 840 47.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 925 52.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 41 2.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,765 people in Woorim (State Suburbs) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.3% of the population.

Age Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 53 3.0 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 79 4.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 90 5.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 102 5.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 68 3.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 42 2.4 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 56 3.2 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 65 3.7 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 99 5.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 112 6.3 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 117 6.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 152 8.6 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 185 10.5 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 191 10.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 150 8.5 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 89 5.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 76 4.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 40 2.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 55 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Woorim (State Suburbs) was 55 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 12.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 31.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 718 46.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 98 6.3 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 214 13.8 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 141 9.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 375 24.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Woorim (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 46.4% were married and 20.1% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 63 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 56 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 59 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 27 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Woorim (State Suburbs) was 63 years and the median age of people never married was 27 years.

Social marital status Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 614 46.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 116 8.7 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 601 45.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Woorim (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 46.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.7% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 64 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 40 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 53 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Woorim (State Suburbs) was 64 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 40 years.

Education Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 10 2.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 85 19.1 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 9 2.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 70 15.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 2.5 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 6 1.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 36 8.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 25 5.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 183 41.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 444 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Woorim (State Suburbs) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 21.2% were in primary school, 19.6% in secondary school and 13.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,244 70.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 381 24.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 120 7.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 86 5.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 996 62.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Woorim (State Suburbs), 62.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 24.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Woorim % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 276 46.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 220 36.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 40 6.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 63 10.5 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 599 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 599 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Woorim (State Suburbs). Of these 46.1% were employed full time, 36.7% were employed part-time and 10.5% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 81 15.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 64 11.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 79 14.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 100 18.6 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 176 32.7 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Woorim (State Suburbs), 15.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 11.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 32.7% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 49 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Woorim (State Suburbs) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 49 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 398 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 859 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 679 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Woorim (State Suburbs) was $398.

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

Unpaid work Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,003 64.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 274 17.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 187 12.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 294 19.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Woorim (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 17.7% provided care for children and 12.1% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 19.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 273 17.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 392 25.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 186 12.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 151 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 Woorim (State Suburbs), 25.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.0% 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 Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 268 58.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 105 22.8 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 83 18.0 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 4 0.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Woorim (State Suburbs), 22.8% were couple families with children, 58.3% were couple families without children and 18.0% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 21.2 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 78.8 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Woorim (State Suburbs) 21.2% of single parents were male and 78.8% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,521 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,160 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woorim (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,160 and those without children was $1,521.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 37 9.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 21 5.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 38 10.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 28 7.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 28 7.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 173 46.4 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 22 5.9 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 26 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Woorim (State Suburbs), of couple families, 9.9% had both partners employed full-time, 5.6% had both employed part-time and 10.2% 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 Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 785 70.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 326 29.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Woorim (State Suburbs), 70.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 29.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 496 63.2 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 24 3.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 184 23.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 81 10.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Woorim (State Suburbs), 63.2% were separate houses, 3.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 23.4% were flats, units or apartments and 10.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 97 12.4 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 204 26.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 320 40.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 134 17.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 21 2.7 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.7 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Woorim (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 12.4% had 1 bedroom, 26.1% had 2 bedrooms and 40.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.7. The average household size was 2 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 338 43.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 105 13.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 313 39.9 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 6 0.8 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 23 2.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Woorim (State Suburbs), 43.1% were owned outright, 13.4% were owned with a mortgage and 39.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 456 58.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 302 38.5 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 27 3.4 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Woorim (State Suburbs), of all households, 58.1% were family households, 38.5% were single person households and 3.4% were group households.

Household income Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 44.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Woorim (State Suburbs), 44.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.4% 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 Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 260 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 76.9 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 23.1 -- 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 Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,500 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 97.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 2.8 -- 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 Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
None 85 10.8 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 399 50.8 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 210 26.8 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 57 7.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 34 4.3 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Woorim (State Suburbs), 50.8% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.8% had two registered motor vehicles and 7.3% 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 Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 39 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 53.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 18 46.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Woorim (State Suburbs), there were 39 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 53.8%) were male and 18 (or 46.2%) were female. The median age was 16 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,166 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Woorim (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.3, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,166.

Mortgage and rent Woorim % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 285 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Woorim (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $285 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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