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Tannum Sands - Boyne Island

Code UCL314020 (UCL)
People 9,348
Male 4,822
Female 4,526
Median age 35
Families 2,500
Average children per family 1.9
All private dwellings 3,725
Average people per household 2.8
Median weekly household income $2,041
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,167
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Total 9,348 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 4,822 51.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 4,526 48.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 232 2.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 9,348 people in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 51.6% were male and 48.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.5% of the population.

Age Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 661 7.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 779 8.3 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 783 8.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 729 7.8 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 521 5.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 517 5.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 617 6.6 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 743 7.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 763 8.2 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 791 8.5 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 757 8.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 544 5.8 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 441 4.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 269 2.9 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 179 1.9 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 105 1.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 85 0.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 64 0.7 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 35 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (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 7.6% of the population.

Registered marital status Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,906 54.8 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 219 3.1 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 589 8.3 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 240 3.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 2,176 30.5 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 54.8% were married and 11.3% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 46 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 75 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 23 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and the median age of people never married was 23 years.

Social marital status Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 3,415 54.7 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 881 14.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,952 31.2 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 54.7% of people were in a registered marriage and 14.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 47 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 35 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 26 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 35 years.

Education Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 105 3.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 754 25.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 283 9.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 17 0.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 619 21.1 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 41 1.4 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 17 0.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 173 5.9 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 156 5.3 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 48 1.6 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 714 24.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 2,927 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) 31.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.0% were in primary school, 23.1% in secondary school and 11.3% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 7,247 77.5 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 1,730 20.1 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 567 6.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 423 4.9 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 5,871 68.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 68.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 20.1% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,254 66.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 1,162 23.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 314 6.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 187 3.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 4,917 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 4,917 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 66.2% were employed full time, 23.6% were employed part-time and 3.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 429 9.1 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 300 6.3 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 429 9.1 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 481 10.2 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 2,774 58.6 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 9.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.3% worked 16 to 24 hours and 58.6% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 41 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 40 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and for people who were employed part-time was 40 years.

Occupation Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 774 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,235 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 2,041 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) was $774.

Travel to work, top responses Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 5,246 73.6 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 2,388 33.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 518 7.3 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 1,494 21.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.6% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 33.5% provided care for children and 7.3% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 21.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 1,620 22.7 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 1,876 26.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 890 12.5 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 859 12.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.5% worked 15 to 29 hours and 12.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 888 35.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 1,333 53.3 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 260 10.4 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 18 0.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 53.3% were couple families with children, 35.5% were couple families without children and 10.4% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 23.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 76.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities) 23.3% of single parents were male and 76.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,515 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,856 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,856 and those without children was $2,515.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 513 23.1 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 37 1.7 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 576 25.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 489 22.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 48 2.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 226 10.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 165 7.4 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 168 7.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 23.1% had both partners employed full-time, 1.7% had both employed part-time and 25.9% 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 Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 3,028 90.7 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 309 9.3 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.7% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.3% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,684 88.6 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 110 3.6 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 127 4.2 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 108 3.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 88.6% were separate houses, 3.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.2% were flats, units or apartments and 3.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 28 0.9 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 78 2.6 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 259 8.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 1,311 43.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 1,309 43.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 46 1.5 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.8 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.6% had 1 bedroom, 8.5% had 2 bedrooms and 43.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.3. The average household size was 2.8 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 768 25.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 1,327 43.8 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 871 28.7 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 7 0.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 58 1.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.3% were owned outright, 43.8% were owned with a mortgage and 28.7% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 2,453 80.9 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 497 16.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 81 2.7 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 80.9% were family households, 16.4% were single person households and 2.7% were group households.

Household income Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 14.1 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 22.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 14.1% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 22.7% 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 Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 93.7 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 6.3 -- 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 Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,167 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.9 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.1 -- 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 Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
None 67 2.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 850 28.0 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 1,324 43.7 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 713 23.5 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 77 2.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), 28.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 43.7% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.5% 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 Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 234 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 106 45.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 128 54.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 16 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 234 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 106 (or 45.3%) were male and 128 (or 54.7%) 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 Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.5 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.2 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,916 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.2 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,916.

Mortgage and rent Tannum Sands - Boyne Island % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 320 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,332 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Tannum Sands - Boyne Island (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $320 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,332.

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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