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Hope Vale (L)

Code UCL321054 (UCL)
People 974
Male 512
Female 462
Median age 24
Families 223
Average children per family 2.3
All private dwellings 254
Average people per household 3.9
Median weekly household income $895
Median monthly mortgage repayments $0
Median weekly rent $96
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 974 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 512 52.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 462 47.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 922 95.0 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 974 people in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 52.6% were male and 47.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 95.0% of the population.

Age Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 93 9.5 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 107 11.0 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 101 10.4 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 82 8.4 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 106 10.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 96 9.9 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 67 6.9 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 62 6.4 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 72 7.4 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 50 5.1 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 45 4.6 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 28 2.9 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 28 2.9 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 13 1.3 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 7 0.7 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 11 1.1 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 3 0.3 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 3 0.3 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 24 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 24 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 30.4% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 4.1% of the population.

Registered marital status Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 94 13.9 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 16 2.4 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 11 1.6 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 32 4.7 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 522 77.3 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 13.9% were married and 4.0% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 54 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 47 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 45 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 67 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 54 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 78 12.8 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 190 31.2 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 340 55.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 12.8% of people were in a registered marriage and 31.2% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 51 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 33 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 29 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 51 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 33 years.

Education Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 20 7.3 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 139 50.7 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 0 0.0 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 0 0.0 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 48 17.5 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 13 4.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 3 1.1 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 7 2.6 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 4 1.5 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 9 3.3 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 31 11.3 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 274 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 28.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 50.7% were in primary school, 23.4% in secondary school and 3.6% in a tertiary or technical institution.

Education Charts
People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 968 99.6 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 13 1.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 0 0.0 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 5 0.5 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 927 98.1 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 98.1% of people had both parents born in Australia and 1.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %

Religious Affiliation Charts
Language, top responses (other than English) Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 161 40.1 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 97 24.2 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 19 4.7 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 124 30.9 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 401 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 401 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 40.1% were employed full time, 24.2% were employed part-time and 30.9% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 12 4.4 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 29 10.6 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 54 19.7 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 99 36.1 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 64 23.4 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 4.4% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.6% worked 16 to 24 hours and 23.4% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 36 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 37 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 36 years and for people who were employed part-time was 37 years.

Occupation Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Median weekly incomes Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 292 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 738 -- 1,453 -- 1,481 --
Household 895 -- 1,235 -- 1,234 --
 
View the income fact sheet

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $292.

Travel to work, top responses Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Unpaid work Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 519 76.4 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 313 46.2 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 62 9.2 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 59 8.7 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 76.4% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 46.2% 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, 8.7% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 218 32.1 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 208 30.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 61 9.0 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 32 4.7 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 30.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 9.0% worked 15 to 29 hours and 4.7% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 29 13.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 103 46.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 68 30.5 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 23 10.3 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 46.2% were couple families with children, 13.0% were couple families without children and 30.5% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 18.6 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 81.4 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 18.6% of single parents were male and 81.4% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 949 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,600 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,600 and those without children was $949.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 25 18.8 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 3 2.3 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 8 6.0 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 22 16.5 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 21 15.8 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 45 33.8 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 5 3.8 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 4 3.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 18.8% had both partners employed full-time, 2.3% had both employed part-time and 6.0% 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 Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 226 91.1 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 22 8.9 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 91.1% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.9% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 213 94.2 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 10 4.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 3 1.3 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 94.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.4% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 11 4.9 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 24 10.6 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 129 57.1 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 62 27.4 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 0 0.0 29,075 1.9 143,394 1.8
 
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 3.9 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 4.9% had 1 bedroom, 10.6% had 2 bedrooms and 57.1% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 3.9 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 6 2.6 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 0 0.0 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 220 96.1 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 3 1.3 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 0 0.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 2.6% were owned outright, 0.0% were owned with a mortgage and 96.1% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 194 85.5 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 28 12.3 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 5 2.2 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 85.5% were family households, 12.3% were single person households and 2.2% were group households.

Household income Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 31.8 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 3.7 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.8% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 3.7% 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 Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 96 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 91.3 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 8.7 -- 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 Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 100.0 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 0.0 -- 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 Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
None 80 35.1 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 94 41.2 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 34 14.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 20 8.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 0 0.0 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.2% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 14.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 8.8% 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 Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 919 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 484 52.7 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 435 47.3 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 24 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 919 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 484 (or 52.7%) were male and 435 (or 47.3%) were female. The median age was 24 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Average number of people per household 4.1 -- 3.4 -- 3.3 --
Average number of people per bedroom 1.5 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 830 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 4.1, with 1.5 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $830.

Mortgage and rent Hope Vale (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 100 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 0 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Hope Vale (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $100 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $0.

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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