2011 Census QuickStats

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Apple Tree Creek (L)

Code UCL321004 (UCL)
People 509
Male 254
Female 255
Median age 47
Families 143
Average children per family 1.8
All private dwellings 240
Average people per household 2.3
Median weekly household income $683
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,083
Median weekly rent $235
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.7
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 509 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 254 49.9 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 255 50.1 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 11 2.2 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 509 people in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 2.2% of the population.

Age Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 23 4.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 35 6.9 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 33 6.5 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 43 8.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 24 4.7 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 10 2.0 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 22 4.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 22 4.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 45 8.9 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 24 4.7 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 48 9.4 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 36 7.1 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 50 9.8 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 50 9.8 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 24 4.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 7 1.4 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 5 1.0 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 7 1.4 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 18.1% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 18.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 207 49.6 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 32 7.7 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 55 13.2 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 16 3.8 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 107 25.7 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 49.6% were married and 20.6% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 57 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 59 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 73 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 21 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 57 years and the median age of people never married was 21 years.

Social marital status Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 178 50.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 48 13.6 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 126 35.8 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 50.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 13.6% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 42 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 48 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 42 years.

Education Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 3 2.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 26 20.2 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 11 8.5 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 2.3 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 20 15.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 6 4.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 2.3 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 12 9.3 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 6 4.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 3 2.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 36 27.9 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 129 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 32.0% were in primary school, 23.2% in secondary school and 12.0% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 408 80.0 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 80 16.8 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 26 5.5 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 21 4.4 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 349 73.3 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 73.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 16.8% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 144 69.6 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 44 21.3 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 3 1.4 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 16 7.7 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 207 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 207 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 69.6% were employed full time, 21.3% were employed part-time and 7.7% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 14 7.3 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 10 5.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 17 8.9 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 39 20.4 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 108 56.5 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 7.3% worked 1 to 15 hours, 5.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 56.5% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 43 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 43 -- 39 -- 40 --

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

Occupation Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Occupation Chart
Industry of employment, top responses Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Median weekly incomes Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 409 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 795 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 683 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $409.

Travel to work, top responses Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 279 67.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 94 22.5 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 44 10.6 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 79 18.9 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 67.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 22.5% provided care for children and 10.6% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 18.9% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 67 16.2 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 105 25.4 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 51 12.3 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 58 14.0 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 25.4% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.3% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.0% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 71 49.7 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 48 33.6 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 24 16.8 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 0 0.0 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 33.6% were couple families with children, 49.7% were couple families without children and 16.8% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 25.9 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 74.1 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 25.9% of single parents were male and 74.1% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,583 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,700 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,700 and those without children was $1,583.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 25 21.7 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 4 3.5 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 10 8.7 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 13 11.3 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 6 5.2 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 41 35.7 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 0 0.0 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 16 13.9 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 21.7% had both partners employed full-time, 3.5% had both employed part-time and 8.7% 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 Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 190 84.4 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 35 15.6 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.4% of private dwellings were occupied and 15.6% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 183 96.3 1,215,302 78.5 5,864,574 75.6
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 4 2.1 129,429 8.4 765,980 9.9
Flat, unit or apartment 0 0.0 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.6 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 96.3% were separate houses, 2.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 0.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.6% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 3 1.6 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 7 3.7 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 36 18.8 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 96 50.3 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 46 24.1 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.6 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 2.9 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.3 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 3.7% had 1 bedroom, 18.8% had 2 bedrooms and 50.3% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 2.9. The average household size was 2.3 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 81 43.3 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 70 37.4 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 32 17.1 513,413 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 4 2.1 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 43.3% were owned outright, 37.4% were owned with a mortgage and 17.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 143 76.1 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 42 22.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 3 1.6 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 76.1% were family households, 22.3% were single person households and 1.6% were group households.

Household income Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 40.7 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.0 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.7% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.0% 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 Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 235 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.8 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.2 -- 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 Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,083 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 88.8 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 11.2 -- 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 Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
None 8 4.3 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 84 44.7 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 63 33.5 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 30 16.0 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 3 1.6 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 44.7% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 16.0% 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 Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 11 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 6 54.5 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 5 45.5 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 81 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 11 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 6 (or 54.5%) were male and 5 (or 45.5%) were female. The median age was 81 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 2.7 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 1,125 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.7, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,125.

Mortgage and rent Apple Tree Creek (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 0 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 867 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Apple Tree Creek (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $0 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $867.

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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