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Kingaroy

Code UCL314014 (UCL)
People 9,586
Male 4,628
Female 4,958
Median age 35
Families 2,560
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 4,309
Average people per household 2.5
Median weekly household income $953
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,473
Median weekly rent $220
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.6
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Total 9,586 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,628 48.3 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,958 51.7 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 320 3.3 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,586 people in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.3% were male and 51.7% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.3% of the population.

Age Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 821 8.6 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 737 7.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 720 7.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 641 6.7 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 655 6.8 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 577 6.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 605 6.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 600 6.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 577 6.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 579 6.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 560 5.8 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 529 5.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 508 5.3 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 371 3.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 307 3.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 304 3.2 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 245 2.6 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 250 2.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 23.8% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 15.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,484 47.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 291 4.0 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 661 9.1 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 588 8.1 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,278 31.2 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 47.7% were married and 13.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 24 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and the median age of people never married was 24 years.

Social marital status Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,199 48.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 718 10.8 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 2,706 40.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 48.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.8% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 50 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 30 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 38 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) was 50 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 30 years.

Education Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 127 4.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 688 25.4 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 100 3.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 189 7.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 526 19.4 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 50 1.8 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 12 0.4 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 264 9.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 163 6.0 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 46 1.7 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 541 20.0 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,706 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.2% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.1% were in primary school, 21.7% in secondary school and 15.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 8,400 87.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,007 11.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 481 5.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 385 4.2 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 7,214 79.4 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.4% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 2,523 58.0 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,302 30.0 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 250 5.8 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 272 6.3 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,347 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,347 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 58.0% were employed full time, 30.0% were employed part-time and 6.3% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 458 11.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 302 7.4 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 548 13.4 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 805 19.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 1,721 42.2 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 7.4% worked 16 to 24 hours and 42.2% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 40 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) was 40 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 514 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,177 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 953 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) was $514.

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

Unpaid work Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,310 72.7 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,261 31.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 879 12.0 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,574 21.6 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 31.0% provided care for children and 12.0% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.6% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,433 19.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,901 26.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 1,068 14.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 912 12.5 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 14.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.5% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,014 39.6 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,002 39.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 501 19.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 44 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 39.1% were couple families with children, 39.6% were couple families without children and 19.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.0 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.0 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities) 19.0% of single parents were male and 81.0% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,720 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,002 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,002 and those without children was $1,720.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 392 19.5 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 70 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 446 22.2 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 330 16.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 87 4.3 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 422 21.0 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 116 5.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 149 7.4 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 19.5% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 22.2% 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 Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,656 88.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 498 12.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 12.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 3,143 86.0 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 43 1.2 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 449 12.3 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 18 0.5 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 86.0% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 12.3% were flats, units or apartments and 0.5% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 10 0.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 83 2.3 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 608 16.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,602 43.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,272 34.8 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 82 2.2 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.2 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.5 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.3% had 1 bedroom, 16.6% had 2 bedrooms and 43.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.2. The average household size was 2.5 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,101 30.1 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,073 29.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 1,363 37.3 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 16 0.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 102 2.8 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.1% were owned outright, 29.4% were owned with a mortgage and 37.3% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,529 69.2 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 981 26.8 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 146 4.0 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 69.2% were family households, 26.8% were single person households and 4.0% were group households.

Household income Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 29.9 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 5.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 29.9% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 5.2% 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 Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 220 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 13.3 -- 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 Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,473 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
None 282 7.7 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 1,499 41.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,182 32.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 556 15.2 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 136 3.7 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 32.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.2% 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 Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 319 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 161 50.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 158 49.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 319 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 161 (or 50.5%) were male and 158 (or 49.5%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.3 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,039 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,039.

Mortgage and rent Kingaroy % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 220 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,517 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Kingaroy (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $220 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,517.

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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