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Ingham

Code UCL315044 (UCL)
People 4,706
Male 2,295
Female 2,411
Median age 46
Families 1,256
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 2,249
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $792
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,170
Median weekly rent $160
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 Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Total 4,706 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 2,295 48.8 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 2,411 51.2 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 404 8.6 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 4,706 people in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 48.8% were male and 51.2% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 8.6% of the population.

Age Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 227 4.8 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 258 5.5 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 332 7.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 308 6.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 222 4.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 214 4.5 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 189 4.0 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 232 4.9 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 286 6.1 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 335 7.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 335 7.1 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 270 5.7 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 286 6.1 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 259 5.5 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 295 6.3 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 249 5.3 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 224 4.8 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 184 3.9 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 46 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.3% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.7% of the population.

Registered marital status Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 1,892 48.7 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 113 2.9 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 296 7.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 447 11.5 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 1,138 29.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 48.7% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 55 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 55 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 80 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 26 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people never married was 26 years.

Social marital status Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 1,719 50.1 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 273 8.0 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 1,441 42.0 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 8.0% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 56 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 38 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 47 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) was 56 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 38 years.

Education Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 42 3.5 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 241 19.9 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 142 11.7 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 0.2 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 181 14.9 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 116 9.6 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 4 0.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 70 5.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 58 4.8 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 12 1.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 345 28.4 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 1,214 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.9% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 31.8% were in primary school, 24.8% in secondary school and 10.4% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 3,875 82.4 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 995 22.5 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 356 8.1 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 199 4.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 2,869 64.9 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 64.9% of people had both parents born in Australia and 22.5% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Ingham % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,210 59.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 589 28.7 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 148 7.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 102 5.0 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 2,049 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 2,049 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 59.1% were employed full time, 28.7% were employed part-time and 5.0% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 218 11.2 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 157 8.1 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 213 11.0 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 305 15.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 904 46.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 11.2% worked 1 to 15 hours, 8.1% worked 16 to 24 hours and 46.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 46 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) was 46 years and for people who were employed part-time was 43 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 447 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 1,148 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 792 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) was $447.

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

Unpaid work Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 2,493 64.1 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 907 23.3 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 433 11.1 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 811 20.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 64.1% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 23.3% provided care for children and 11.1% 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 Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 635 16.3 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 813 20.9 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 493 12.7 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 548 14.1 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 20.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.7% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.1% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 555 44.2 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 471 37.5 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 209 16.6 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 21 1.7 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.5% were couple families with children, 44.2% were couple families without children and 16.6% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 19.9 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 80.1 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities) 19.9% of single parents were male and 80.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,686 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,917 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,917 and those without children was $1,686.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 176 17.2 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 27 2.6 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 225 21.9 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 126 12.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 46 4.5 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 265 25.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 73 7.1 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 88 8.6 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 17.2% had both partners employed full-time, 2.6% had both employed part-time and 21.9% 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 Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,879 87.0 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 282 13.0 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 87.0% of private dwellings were occupied and 13.0% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,602 85.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 32 1.7 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 214 11.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 30 1.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.3% were separate houses, 1.7% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 11.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 7 0.4 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 55 2.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 380 20.3 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 993 52.9 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 388 20.7 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 53 2.8 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 2.9% had 1 bedroom, 20.3% had 2 bedrooms and 52.9% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 820 43.7 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 360 19.2 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 596 31.8 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 23 1.2 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 78 4.2 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.7% were owned outright, 19.2% were owned with a mortgage and 31.8% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 1,238 66.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 608 32.4 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 30 1.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 66.0% were family households, 32.4% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 37.4 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 4.4 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 37.4% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 4.4% 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 Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 160 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.6 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.4 -- 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 Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,170 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 96.2 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 3.8 -- 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 Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
None 208 11.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 687 36.6 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 632 33.6 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 269 14.3 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 83 4.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), 36.6% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.6% had two registered motor vehicles and 14.3% 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 Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 405 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 204 50.4 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 201 49.6 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 25 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 405 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 204 (or 50.4%) were male and 201 (or 49.6%) were female. The median age was 25 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 3.2 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 733 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.2, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $733.

Mortgage and rent Ingham % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 149 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,133 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Ingham (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $149 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,133.

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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