2011 Census QuickStats

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Cunnamulla

Code UCL315029 (UCL)
People 1,194
Male 588
Female 606
Median age 36
Families 275
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 602
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $866
Median monthly mortgage repayments $700
Median weekly rent $90
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.5
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Total 1,194 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 588 49.2 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 606 50.8 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 530 44.5 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 1,194 people in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 44.5% of the population.

Age Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 120 10.1 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 109 9.2 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 71 6.0 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 67 5.6 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 67 5.6 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 83 7.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 64 5.4 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 82 6.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 76 6.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 72 6.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 80 6.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 62 5.2 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 68 5.7 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 54 4.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 45 3.8 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 33 2.8 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 21 1.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 16 1.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 36 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) was 36 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 25.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 14.4% of the population.

Registered marital status Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 300 33.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 35 3.9 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 57 6.4 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 78 8.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 419 47.1 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 33.7% were married and 10.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 52 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 70 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 31 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people never married was 31 years.

Social marital status Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 248 33.3 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 121 16.3 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 375 50.4 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 33.3% of people were in a registered marriage and 16.3% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 53 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 31 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 44 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) was 53 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 31 years.

Education Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 11 3.6 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 39 12.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 65 21.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 4 1.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 43 14.2 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 3 1.0 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 3.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 8 2.6 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 6 2.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 112 37.1 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 302 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.3% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 35.4% were in primary school, 15.2% in secondary school and 7.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 1,081 90.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 40 3.7 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 29 2.7 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 22 2.0 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 998 91.6 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.6% of people had both parents born in Australia and 3.7% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 324 63.2 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 107 20.9 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 42 8.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 40 7.8 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 513 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 513 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 63.2% were employed full time, 20.9% were employed part-time and 7.8% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 33 7.0 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 26 5.5 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 50 10.6 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 73 15.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 253 53.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 7.0% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.5% worked 16 to 24 hours and 53.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 41 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) was 43 years and for people who were employed part-time was 41 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 510 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,202 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 866 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) was $510.

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

Unpaid work Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 505 56.8 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 222 25.0 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 82 9.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 186 20.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 56.8% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 25.0% provided care for children and 9.2% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 112 12.6 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 240 27.0 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 90 10.1 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 63 7.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 27.0% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.1% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 92 33.5 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 99 36.0 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 76 27.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 8 2.9 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.0% were couple families with children, 33.5% were couple families without children and 27.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 12.5 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 87.5 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities) 12.5% of single parents were male and 87.5% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,718 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,687 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,687 and those without children was $1,718.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 53 27.3 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 9 4.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 37 19.1 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 17 8.8 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 3.1 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 39 20.1 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 15 7.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 18 9.3 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 27.3% had both partners employed full-time, 4.6% had both employed part-time and 19.1% 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 Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 434 79.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 115 20.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 79.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 20.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 398 91.3 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 17 3.9 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 21 4.8 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.3% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.9% were flats, units or apartments and 4.8% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 34 7.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 114 26.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 195 44.7 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 78 17.9 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 15 3.4 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.8 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 7.8% had 1 bedroom, 26.1% had 2 bedrooms and 44.7% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.8. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 162 37.2 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 67 15.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 185 42.5 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 0.9 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 17 3.9 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.2% were owned outright, 15.4% were owned with a mortgage and 42.5% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 265 60.8 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 161 36.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 10 2.3 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 60.8% were family households, 36.9% were single person households and 2.3% were group households.

Household income Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 36.2 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 2.5 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.2% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 2.5% 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 Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 90 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.0 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.0 -- 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 Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 700 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 99.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 1.0 -- 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 Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
None 55 12.6 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 184 42.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 115 26.3 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 56 12.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 27 6.2 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), 42.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 26.3% had two registered motor vehicles and 12.8% 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 Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 527 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 234 44.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 293 55.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 18 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 527 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 234 (or 44.4%) were male and 293 (or 55.6%) were female. The median age was 18 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Cunnamulla % 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 1.4 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 839 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.3, with 1.4 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $839.

Mortgage and rent Cunnamulla % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 95 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 521 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Cunnamulla (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $95 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $521.

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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