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Calliope

Code UCL315013 (UCL)
People 3,058
Male 1,596
Female 1,462
Median age 30
Families 814
Average children per family 2
All private dwellings 1,152
Average people per household 2.9
Median weekly household income $1,913
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,253
Median weekly rent $360
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 2
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Total 3,058 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 1,596 52.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 1,462 47.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 105 3.4 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 3,058 people in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 52.2% were male and 47.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 3.4% of the population.

Age Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 377 12.3 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 265 8.7 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 199 6.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 187 6.1 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 167 5.5 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 291 9.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 299 9.8 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 276 9.0 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 213 7.0 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 189 6.2 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 163 5.3 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 136 4.4 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 118 3.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 67 2.2 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 38 1.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 1.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 25 0.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 17 0.6 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 30 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) was 30 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 27.7% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 5.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,203 54.4 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 61 2.8 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 171 7.7 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 55 2.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 721 32.6 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 54.4% were married and 10.4% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 45 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 50 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 25 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and the median age of people never married was 25 years.

Social marital status Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,067 53.0 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 364 18.1 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 581 28.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 53.0% of people were in a registered marriage and 18.1% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 41 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 34 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 30 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) was 41 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 34 years.

Education Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 40 4.7 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 289 33.8 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 17 2.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 26 3.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 138 16.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 11 1.3 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 14 1.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 61 7.1 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 46 5.4 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 20 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 192 22.5 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 854 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.0% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 38.9% were in primary school, 19.1% in secondary school and 12.8% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 2,648 86.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 328 11.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 159 5.6 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 109 3.8 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,268 79.2 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.2% of people had both parents born in Australia and 11.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Calliope % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,104 69.9 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 318 20.1 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 104 6.6 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 54 3.4 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 1,580 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
View the labour force fact sheet

There were 1,580 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 69.9% were employed full time, 20.1% were employed part-time and 3.4% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 115 7.5 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 91 6.0 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 117 7.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 214 14.0 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 886 57.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 7.5% worked 1 to 15 hours, 6.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 57.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 37 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 35 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) was 37 years and for people who were employed part-time was 35 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 774 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 2,139 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 1,913 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) was $774.

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

Unpaid work Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 1,621 73.2 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 871 39.4 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 172 7.8 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 352 15.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 73.2% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 39.4% provided care for children and 7.8% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 15.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 465 21.0 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 582 26.3 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 280 12.6 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 296 13.4 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 26.3% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.6% worked 15 to 29 hours and 13.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 278 34.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 457 56.1 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 76 9.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 3 0.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 56.1% were couple families with children, 34.2% were couple families without children and 9.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 26.3 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 73.7 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities) 26.3% of single parents were male and 73.7% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 2,457 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 2,539 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $2,539 and those without children was $2,457.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 190 25.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 0.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 167 22.8 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 201 27.4 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 18 2.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 53 7.2 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 55 7.5 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 45 6.1 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 25.9% had both partners employed full-time, 0.5% had both employed part-time and 22.8% 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 Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 986 90.6 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 102 9.4 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 90.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 9.4% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 904 91.8 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 7 0.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 4 0.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 70 7.1 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.8% were separate houses, 0.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.4% were flats, units or apartments and 7.1% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 13 1.3 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 37 3.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 64 6.5 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 325 33.0 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 521 52.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 24 2.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.4 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.8% had 1 bedroom, 6.5% had 2 bedrooms and 33.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.4. The average household size was 2.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 199 20.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 496 50.3 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 265 26.9 513,413 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 26 2.6 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.2% were owned outright, 50.3% were owned with a mortgage and 26.9% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 786 79.6 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 169 17.1 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 32 3.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 79.6% were family households, 17.1% were single person households and 3.2% were group households.

Household income Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 12.5 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 18.2 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 12.5% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 18.2% 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 Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 360 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 5.2 -- 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 Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,253 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.5 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.5 -- 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 Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
None 32 3.2 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 229 23.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 473 48.0 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 227 23.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 25 2.5 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), 23.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 48.0% had two registered motor vehicles and 23.0% 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 Calliope % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 102 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 55 53.9 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 47 46.1 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 14 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 102 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 55 (or 53.9%) were male and 47 (or 46.1%) were female. The median age was 14 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Calliope % 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 1.1 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 2,650 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Calliope (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $2,650.

Mortgage and rent Calliope % 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 1,798 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Calliope (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 $1,798.

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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