2011 Census QuickStats

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Australia | Queensland | State Suburbs

Yabulu

Code SSC31833 (SSC)
People 675
Male 379
Female 296
Median age 44
Families 187
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 305
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $955
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,634
Median weekly rent $295
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Total 675 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 379 56.1 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 296 43.9 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 41 6.1 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 675 people in Yabulu (State Suburbs) of these 56.1% were male and 43.9% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.1% of the population.

Age Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 40 5.9 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 39 5.8 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 55 8.2 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 33 4.9 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 17 2.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 30 4.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 38 5.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 43 6.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 44 6.5 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 72 10.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 59 8.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 67 9.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 62 9.2 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 34 5.0 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 21 3.1 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 15 2.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 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 44 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Yabulu (State Suburbs) was 44 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 19.9% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 11.0% of the population.

Registered marital status Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 233 43.0 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 30 5.5 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 79 14.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 24 4.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 176 32.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Yabulu (State Suburbs) aged 15 years and over, 43.0% were married and 20.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 69 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 35 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Yabulu (State Suburbs) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 35 years.

Social marital status Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 198 41.2 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 93 19.4 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 189 39.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 41.2% of people were in a registered marriage and 19.4% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 43 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 46 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Yabulu (State Suburbs) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 43 years.

Education Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 1.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 44 23.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 12 6.5 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 33 17.8 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 8 4.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 6 3.2 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 3.2 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 1.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 67 36.2 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 185 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Yabulu (State Suburbs) 27.4% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 30.1% were in primary school, 23.7% in secondary school and 7.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 552 81.9 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 86 14.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 34 5.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 24 3.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 466 76.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), 76.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 14.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 212 65.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 64 19.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 20 6.1 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 30 9.2 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 326 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 326 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Yabulu (State Suburbs). Of these 65.0% were employed full time, 19.6% were employed part-time and 9.2% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 18 5.9 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 21 6.9 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 31 10.2 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 60 19.8 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 150 49.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Yabulu (State Suburbs), 5.9% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.9% worked 16 to 24 hours and 49.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 47 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 48 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Yabulu (State Suburbs) was 47 years and for people who were employed part-time was 48 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 498 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,194 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 955 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Yabulu (State Suburbs) was $498.

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

Unpaid work Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 348 64.3 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 161 29.7 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 51 9.4 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 46 8.5 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.3% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 29.7% provided care for children and 9.4% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 8.5% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 93 17.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 124 22.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 63 11.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 68 12.6 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Yabulu (State Suburbs), 22.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 11.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.6% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 89 47.3 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 67 35.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 29 15.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 1.6 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Yabulu (State Suburbs), 35.6% were couple families with children, 47.3% were couple families without children and 15.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 48.4 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 51.6 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Yabulu (State Suburbs) 48.4% of single parents were male and 51.6% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,317 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,055 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,055 and those without children was $1,317.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 32 21.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 0 0.0 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 23 15.3 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 31 20.7 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 8.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 23 15.3 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 15 10.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 14 9.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), of couple families, 21.3% had both partners employed full-time, 0.0% had both employed part-time and 15.3% 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 Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 254 95.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 13 4.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), 95.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 4.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 192 75.9 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 61 24.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Yabulu (State Suburbs), 75.9% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 24.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 14 5.5 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 41 16.1 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 31 12.2 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 108 42.4 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 48 18.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 13 5.1 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 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), of occupied private dwellings 16.1% had 1 bedroom, 12.2% had 2 bedrooms and 42.4% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.6. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 105 41.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 100 39.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 35 13.7 513,413 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 15 5.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Yabulu (State Suburbs), 41.2% were owned outright, 39.2% were owned with a mortgage and 13.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 180 70.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 67 26.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 7 2.8 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), of all households, 70.9% were family households, 26.4% were single person households and 2.8% were group households.

Household income Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 27.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), 27.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.1% 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 Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 295 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.4 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.6 -- 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 Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,634 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 85.1 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 14.9 -- 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 Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
None 4 1.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 81 32.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 94 37.2 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 54 21.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 20 7.9 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), 32.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 37.2% had two registered motor vehicles and 21.3% 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 Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 43 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 21 48.8 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 22 51.2 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 17 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Yabulu (State Suburbs), there were 43 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 21 (or 48.8%) were male and 22 (or 51.2%) 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 Yabulu % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.4 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,583 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Yabulu (State Suburbs), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.4, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,583.

Mortgage and rent Yabulu % 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 1,384 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Yabulu (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 $1,384.

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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