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Killarney (L)

Code UCL321063 (UCL)
People 773
Male 368
Female 405
Median age 47
Families 208
Average children per family 2.1
All private dwellings 347
Average people per household 2.4
Median weekly household income $683
Median monthly mortgage repayments $1,170
Median weekly rent $183
Average motor vehicles per dwelling 1.9
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Expand People category,
includes demographics & education | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics & education
People Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Total 773 -- 4,332,739 -- 21,507,717 --
Male 368 47.6 2,148,221 49.6 10,634,013 49.4
Female 405 52.4 2,184,518 50.4 10,873,704 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 52 6.7 155,825 3.6 548,369 2.5

In the 2011 Census, there were 773 people in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) of these 47.6% were male and 52.4% were female. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people made up 6.7% of the population.

Age Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People
0-4 years 57 7.4 297,893 6.9 1,421,050 6.6
5-9 years 42 5.4 286,989 6.6 1,351,921 6.3
10-14 years 63 8.1 290,982 6.7 1,371,054 6.4
15-19 years 43 5.5 293,917 6.8 1,405,798 6.5
20-24 years 30 3.9 293,845 6.8 1,460,673 6.8
25-29 years 32 4.1 300,709 6.9 1,513,236 7.0
30-34 years 33 4.3 286,697 6.6 1,453,775 6.8
35-39 years 41 5.3 308,180 7.1 1,520,138 7.1
40-44 years 36 4.6 312,567 7.2 1,542,879 7.2
45-49 years 39 5.0 302,744 7.0 1,504,142 7.0
50-54 years 52 6.7 288,140 6.7 1,447,404 6.7
55-59 years 58 7.5 257,962 6.0 1,297,244 6.0
60-64 years 57 7.4 243,125 5.6 1,206,116 5.6
65-69 years 44 5.7 185,758 4.3 919,319 4.3
70-74 years 40 5.2 136,885 3.2 708,090 3.3
75-79 years 31 4.0 99,572 2.3 545,263 2.5
80-84 years 38 4.9 76,971 1.8 436,936 2.0
85 years and over 39 5.0 69,801 1.6 402,681 1.9
 
Median age 47 -- 36 -- 37 --

The median age of people in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 47 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 20.5% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 25.3% of the population.

Registered marital status Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 307 50.1 1,655,245 47.9 8,461,114 48.7
Separated 22 3.6 114,427 3.3 529,280 3.0
Divorced 61 10.0 314,681 9.1 1,460,899 8.4
Widowed 76 12.4 173,469 5.0 949,634 5.5
Never married 147 24.0 1,199,054 34.7 5,962,769 34.3

Of people in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) aged 15 years and over, 50.1% were married and 13.7% were either divorced or separated.

Marital Status Charts
Median age by registered marital status Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 58 -- 50 -- 50 --
Separated 58 -- 48 -- 49 --
Divorced 61 -- 54 -- 54 --
Widowed 79 -- 77 -- 78 --
Never married 28 -- 25 -- 25 --

The median age of married people in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 58 years and the median age of people never married was 28 years.

Social marital status Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 276 51.6 1,487,139 48.4 7,647,042 49.2
De facto marriage 56 10.5 342,988 11.2 1,476,369 9.5
Not married 203 37.9 1,239,440 40.4 6,413,399 41.3

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 51.6% of people were in a registered marriage and 10.5% were in a de facto marriage.

Median age by social marital status Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Registered marriage 55 -- 50 -- 50 --
De facto marriage 49 -- 34 -- 35 --
Not married 52 -- 33 -- 33 --

The median age of people in a registered marriage in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 55 years and the median age of people in a de facto marriage was 49 years.

Education Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Pre-school 8 4.2 50,615 3.9 332,844 5.1
Primary - Government 63 33.3 258,616 20.2 1,181,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 3 1.6 72,713 5.7 359,062 5.5
Primary - Other Non Government 3 1.6 48,450 3.8 214,359 3.3
Secondary - Government 41 21.7 154,133 12.0 774,074 11.9
Secondary - Catholic 7 3.7 51,966 4.1 307,142 4.7
Secondary - Other Non Government 5 2.6 52,454 4.1 254,828 3.9
Technical or further education institution 11 5.8 79,238 6.2 473,606 7.3
University or tertiary institution 7 3.7 173,433 13.5 932,524 14.3
Other 0 0.0 28,841 2.2 161,660 2.5
Not Stated 41 21.7 311,791 24.3 1,511,694 23.2
Total 189 -- 1,282,250 -- 6,503,580 --

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 24.6% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 36.5% were in primary school, 28.0% in secondary school and 8.5% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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

Ancestry Charts
Country of birth Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 691 89.2 3,192,114 73.7 15,017,847 69.8
 
Other top responses

Birthplace of parents, stated responses Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 62 8.4 1,057,879 26.3 6,876,586 34.3
Father only born overseas 47 6.3 282,588 7.0 1,407,270 7.0
Mother only born overseas 10 1.3 210,570 5.2 989,220 4.9
Both parents born in Australia 623 84.0 2,471,958 61.4 10,757,087 53.7

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 84.0% of people had both parents born in Australia and 8.4% of people had both parents born overseas.

Religious affiliation, top responses Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 158 54.7 1,302,955 60.0 6,367,554 59.7
Worked part-time 97 33.6 611,296 28.2 3,062,976 28.7
Away from work 15 5.2 125,025 5.8 627,797 5.9
Unemployed 19 6.6 131,798 6.1 600,133 5.6
Total in labour force 289 -- 2,171,074 -- 10,658,460 --
 
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There were 289 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities). Of these 54.7% were employed full time, 33.6% were employed part-time and 6.6% were unemployed.

Employment - hours worked Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
1-15 hours per week 40 14.8 211,872 10.4 1,087,799 10.8
16-24 hours per week 25 9.2 179,614 8.8 947,792 9.4
25-34 hours per week 36 13.3 219,806 10.8 1,027,380 10.2
35-39 hours per week 56 20.7 369,264 18.1 1,808,879 18.0
40 hours or more per week 100 36.9 933,696 45.8 4,558,678 45.3

Of employed people in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 14.8% worked 1 to 15 hours, 9.2% worked 16 to 24 hours and 36.9% worked 40 hours or more.

Median age by employment status Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, people aged 15 years and over
Employed full-time 48 -- 40 -- 40 --
Employed part-time 44 -- 39 -- 40 --

The median age of people employed full-time in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was 48 years and for people who were employed part-time was 44 years.

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

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

Median weekly incomes Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Personal 378 -- 587 -- 577 --
Family 845 -- 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 Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) was $378.

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

Unpaid work Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 399 65.0 2,474,102 71.6 12,149,347 70.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 152 24.8 986,298 28.5 4,827,808 27.8
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 78 12.7 353,373 10.2 1,896,957 10.9
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 135 22.0 645,543 18.7 3,090,874 17.8

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of people aged 15 years and over, 65.0% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 24.8% provided care for children and 12.7% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 22.0% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

Unpaid domestic work, number of hours Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Less than 5 hours per week 91 14.8 772,078 22.3 3,883,357 22.4
5 to 14 hours per week 139 22.6 915,272 26.5 4,444,640 25.6
15 to 29 hours per week 79 12.9 425,045 12.3 2,075,154 12.0
30 hours or more per week 91 14.8 361,710 10.5 1,746,196 10.1

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 22.6% worked 5 to 14 hours, 12.9% worked 15 to 29 hours and 14.8% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 102 49.0 453,102 39.5 2,150,301 37.8
Couple family with children 65 31.2 491,200 42.8 2,534,399 44.6
One parent family 34 16.3 184,547 16.1 901,637 15.9
Other family 7 3.4 19,330 1.7 97,722 1.7

Of the families in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 31.2% were couple families with children, 49.0% were couple families without children and 16.3% were one parent families.

Family Charts
Single (or lone) parents Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Male -- 9.1 -- 17.9 -- 17.6
Female -- 90.9 -- 82.1 -- 82.4

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities) 9.1% of single parents were male and 90.9% were female.

Families — weekly incomes
Median family income, couple families with two incomes Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Families without children 1,125 -- 2,011 -- 2,081 --
Families with children 1,274 -- 2,256 -- 2,310 --
 
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In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for couple families with two incomes, the median income for those with children was $1,274 and those without children was $1,125.

Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of couple families Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Both employed, worked full-time 22 12.9 216,006 22.9 1,015,165 21.7
Both employed, worked part-time 7 4.1 34,300 3.6 174,795 3.7
One employed full-time, one part-time 28 16.4 197,353 20.9 1,001,907 21.4
One employed full-time, other not working 24 14.0 144,966 15.4 736,322 15.7
One employed part-time, other not working 12 7.0 47,188 5.0 251,191 5.4
Both not working 58 33.9 174,355 18.5 899,598 19.2
Other 8 4.7 58,603 6.2 291,196 6.2
Labour force status not stated 12 7.0 71,530 7.6 314,529 6.7

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of couple families, 12.9% had both partners employed full-time, 4.1% had both employed part-time and 16.4% 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 Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 296 85.3 1,547,303 89.7 7,760,320 89.3
Unoccupied private dwellings 51 14.7 177,911 10.3 934,470 10.7

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 85.3% of private dwellings were occupied and 14.7% were unoccupied.

Dwelling structure Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 274 93.2 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 3.4 181,717 11.7 1,056,237 13.6
Other dwelling 10 3.4 19,575 1.3 66,666 0.9

Of occupied private dwellings in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 93.2% were separate houses, 0.0% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 3.4% were flats, units or apartments and 3.4% were other dwellings.

Dwelling Structure Charts
Number of bedrooms Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
None (includes bedsitters) 0 0.0 8,676 0.6 42,160 0.5
1 bedroom 20 6.8 64,983 4.2 363,129 4.7
2 bedrooms 59 20.1 260,607 16.8 1,481,577 19.1
3 bedrooms 140 47.8 651,208 42.1 3,379,930 43.6
4 or more bedrooms 71 24.2 532,756 34.4 2,350,132 30.3
Number of bedrooms not stated 3 1.0 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 2.4 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of occupied private dwellings 6.8% had 1 bedroom, 20.1% had 2 bedrooms and 47.8% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3. The average household size was 2.4 people.

Bedroom Charts
Tenure Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 122 41.8 448,615 29.0 2,488,149 32.1
Owned with a mortgage 72 24.7 533,870 34.5 2,709,433 34.9
Rented 91 31.2 513,413 33.2 2,297,458 29.6
Other tenure type 4 1.4 14,306 0.9 70,069 0.9
Tenure type not stated 3 1.0 37,100 2.4 195,213 2.5

Of occupied private dwellings in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.8% were owned outright, 24.7% were owned with a mortgage and 31.2% were rented.

Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 200 68.0 1,120,828 72.4 5,550,614 71.5
Single (or lone) person households 85 28.9 353,509 22.8 1,888,698 24.3
Group households 9 3.1 72,967 4.7 321,007 4.1

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), of all households, 68.0% were family households, 28.9% were single person households and 3.1% were group households.

Household income Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $600 gross weekly income -- 41.0 -- 22.8 -- 23.7
More than $3,000 gross weekly income -- 1.1 -- 10.2 -- 11.2
 
View the income fact sheet

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 41.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $600 and 1.1% 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 Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 183 -- 300 -- 285 --
 
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 90.1 -- 88.1 -- 89.6
Households where rent payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 9.9 -- 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 Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 1,170 -- 1,850 -- 1,800 --
 
Households where mortgage payments are less than 30% of household income -- 95.6 -- 90.3 -- 90.1
Households where mortgage payments are 30%, or greater, of household income -- 4.4 -- 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 Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
None 23 7.9 110,842 7.2 665,852 8.6
1 motor vehicle 117 40.1 547,575 35.4 2,778,576 35.8
2 motor vehicles 99 33.9 575,735 37.2 2,802,468 36.1
3 or more vehicles 46 15.8 267,081 17.3 1,279,134 16.5
Number of motor vehicles not stated 7 2.4 46,071 3.0 234,292 3.0

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), 40.1% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 33.9% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.8% 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 Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander 49 -- 155,825 -- 548,368 --
 
Male 32 65.3 76,744 49.3 270,331 49.3
Female 17 34.7 79,081 50.7 278,037 50.7
 
Median age 15 -- 20 -- 21 --

For the 2011 Census in Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), there were 49 Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people. Of these, 32 (or 65.3%) were male and 17 (or 34.7%) were female. The median age was 15 years.

Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics Killarney (L) % 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 1.3 -- 1.3 -- 1.2 --
Median household income 350 -- 1,066 -- 991 --
 
Average number of people per bedroom includes a miscalculation. For more information see the persons per bedroom correction page.

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 3.5, with 1.3 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $350.

Mortgage and rent Killarney (L) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Median weekly rent 250 -- 220 -- 195 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 1,675 -- 1,733 -- 1,647 --

In Killarney (L) (Urban Centres and Localities), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $250 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $1,675.

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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