2016 Census QuickStats

Australia Queensland Local Government Areas

Brisbane (C)

Code LGA31000 (LGA) Search for a Community Profile
People 1,131,155
Male 49.2%
Female 50.8%
Median age 35
Families 286,093
Average children per family
for families with children 1.8
for all families 0.7
All private dwellings 463,601
Average people per household 2.6
Median weekly household income $1,746
Median monthly mortgage repayments $2,000
Median weekly rent $390
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 tables are based on a person's place of usual residence on Census night

People
Persons count based on place of usual residence on Census night
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Male 556,440 49.2 2,321,889 49.4 11,546,638 49.3
Female 574,720 50.8 2,381,308 50.6 11,855,248 50.7
Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people 17,070 1.5 186,482 4.0 649,171 2.8

In the 2016 Census, there were 1,131,155 people in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 49.2% were male and 50.8% were female. Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people made up 1.5% of the population.

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Age Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Median age 35 -- 37 -- 38 --
0-4 years 67,922 6.0 296,466 6.3 1,464,779 6.3
5-9 years 68,178 6.0 317,138 6.7 1,502,646 6.4
10-14 years 63,170 5.6 299,097 6.4 1,397,183 6.0
15-19 years 69,948 6.2 296,287 6.3 1,421,595 6.1
20-24 years 98,289 8.7 316,860 6.7 1,566,793 6.7
25-29 years 99,259 8.8 320,753 6.8 1,664,602 7.1
30-34 years 96,438 8.5 325,943 6.9 1,703,847 7.3
35-39 years 83,881 7.4 305,218 6.5 1,561,679 6.7
40-44 years 82,078 7.3 322,901 6.9 1,583,257 6.8
45-49 years 77,571 6.9 322,982 6.9 1,581,455 6.8
50-54 years 69,207 6.1 308,727 6.6 1,523,551 6.5
55-59 years 61,496 5.4 292,198 6.2 1,454,332 6.2
60-64 years 52,501 4.6 260,685 5.5 1,299,397 5.6
65-69 years 45,180 4.0 242,192 5.1 1,188,999 5.1
70-74 years 33,137 2.9 180,406 3.8 887,716 3.8
75-79 years 24,358 2.2 126,084 2.7 652,657 2.8
80-84 years 17,634 1.6 83,731 1.8 460,549 2.0
85 years and over 20,904 1.8 85,528 1.8 486,842 2.1

The median age of people in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas) was 35 years. Children aged 0 - 14 years made up 17.6% of the population and people aged 65 years and over made up 12.5% of the population.

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Registered marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Married 422,590 45.3 1,775,920 46.9 9,148,218 48.1
Separated 24,985 2.7 134,953 3.6 608,059 3.2
Divorced 72,859 7.8 354,382 9.3 1,626,890 8.5
Widowed 38,514 4.1 184,671 4.9 985,204 5.2
Never married 372,941 40.0 1,340,580 35.4 6,668,910 35.0

Of people in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas) aged 15 years and over, 45.3% were married and 10.5% were either divorced or separated.

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Social marital status
People aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Registered marriage 373,320 45.1 1,546,502 46.7 8,001,141 47.7
De facto marriage 91,098 11.0 394,739 11.9 1,751,731 10.4
Not married 363,965 43.9 1,367,026 41.3 7,024,973 41.9

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 45.1% of people were in a registered marriage and 11.0% were in a de facto marriage.

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Education Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Preschool 13,908 3.8 56,639 3.9 347,621 4.8
Primary - Government 57,717 15.7 276,468 19.1 1,314,787 18.2
Primary - Catholic 20,412 5.6 73,844 5.1 380,604 5.3
Primary - other non Government 8,479 2.3 50,202 3.5 231,490 3.2
Secondary - Government 32,120 8.7 176,138 12.2 827,505 11.5
Secondary - Catholic 19,091 5.2 63,080 4.4 338,384 4.7
Secondary - other non Government 15,213 4.1 58,927 4.1 280,618 3.9
Technical or further education institution 20,228 5.5 76,992 5.3 424,869 5.9
University or tertiary institution 97,776 26.6 213,221 14.8 1,160,626 16.1
Other 11,128 3.0 37,517 2.6 198,383 2.8
Not stated 71,240 19.4 360,888 25.0 1,707,023 23.7

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 32.5% of people were attending an educational institution. Of these, 23.6% were in primary school, 18.1% in secondary school and 32.1% in a tertiary or technical institution.

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Level of highest educational attainment
People aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Bachelor Degree level and above 303,971 32.6 693,412 18.3 4,181,406 22.0
Advanced Diploma and Diploma level 86,416 9.3 330,619 8.7 1,687,893 8.9
Certificate level IV 22,311 2.4 111,975 3.0 551,767 2.9
Certificate level III 91,858 9.9 576,295 15.2 2,442,203 12.8
Year 12 173,554 18.6 625,959 16.5 2,994,097 15.7
Year 11 28,834 3.1 163,394 4.3 941,531 4.9
Year 10 74,475 8.0 488,554 12.9 2,054,331 10.8
Certificate level II 341 0.0 2,602 0.1 13,454 0.1
Certificate level I 90 0.0 418 0.0 2,176 0.0
Year 9 or below 43,698 4.7 275,376 7.3 1,529,897 8.0
No educational attainment 4,983 0.5 15,700 0.4 145,844 0.8
Not stated 80,036 8.6 409,227 10.8 1,974,794 10.4

Of people aged 15 and over in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 18.6% reported having completed Year 12 as their highest level of educational attainment, 12.3% had completed a Certificate III or IV and 9.3% had completed an Advanced Diploma or Diploma.

2011 benchmarks are not available for this data item.

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People — cultural & language diversity
Ancestry, top responses Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %

Respondents had the option of reporting up to two ancestries on their Census form, and this is captured by the Ancestry Multi Response (ANCP) variable used in this table. Therefore, the total responses count will not equal the persons count for this area. Calculated percentages represent a proportion of all responses from people in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas) (including those who did not state an ancestry).

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Country of birth Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Australia 719,105 63.6 3,343,657 71.1 15,614,835 66.7
Other top responses

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Country of birth of father and/or mother, stated responses Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Both parents born overseas 417,879 36.9 1,225,441 26.1 8,051,196 34.4
Father only born overseas 78,539 6.9 302,904 6.4 1,488,092 6.4
Mother only born overseas 60,167 5.3 234,425 5.0 1,094,591 4.7
Both parents born in Australia 500,576 44.3 2,575,201 54.8 11,070,538 47.3

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 44.3% of people had both parents born in Australia and 36.9% of people had both parents born overseas.

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Country of birth of father, stated responses Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %

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Country of birth of mother, stated responses Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %

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Religious affiliation, top responses Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %

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Language, top responses (other than English) Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %

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People — employment
Employment
People who reported being in the labour force, aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Worked full-time 363,026 59.3 1,333,193 57.7 6,623,065 57.7
Worked part-time 181,322 29.6 691,751 29.9 3,491,503 30.4
Away from work 26,104 4.3 111,509 4.8 569,276 5.0
Unemployed 41,774 6.8 175,665 7.6 787,452 6.9

There were 612,226 people who reported being in the labour force in the week before Census night in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas). Of these 59.3% were employed full time, 29.6% were employed part-time and 6.8% were unemployed.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Employment - hours worked
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
1-15 hours per week 63,549 11.1 235,001 11.0 1,218,823 11.4
16-24 hours per week 56,958 10.0 201,035 9.4 1,079,236 10.1
25-34 hours per week 60,814 10.7 255,714 12.0 1,193,445 11.2
35-39 hours per week 110,684 19.4 410,236 19.2 2,031,263 19.0
40 hours or more per week 252,344 44.2 922,958 43.2 4,591,801 43.0

Of employed people in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 11.1% worked 1 to 15 hours, 10.0% worked 16 to 24 hours and 44.2% worked 40 hours or more.

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Occupation
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %

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Industry of employment, top responses
Employed people aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %

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Median weekly incomes
People aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Personal 770 -- 660 -- 662 --
Family 2,091 -- 1,661 -- 1,734 --
Household 1,746 -- 1,402 -- 1,438 --

The median weekly personal income for people aged 15 years and over in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas) was $770.

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

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Unpaid work
People aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Did unpaid domestic work (last week) 677,512 72.7 2,671,858 70.5 13,143,914 69.0
Cared for child/children (last two weeks) 252,076 27.1 1,063,450 28.1 5,259,400 27.6
Provided unpaid assistance to a person with a disability (last two weeks) 92,415 9.9 407,168 10.7 2,145,203 11.3
Did voluntary work through an organisation or group (last 12 months) 190,187 20.4 714,138 18.8 3,620,726 19.0

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), of people aged 15 years and over, 72.7% did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census. During the two weeks before the Census, 27.1% provided care for children and 9.9% assisted family members or others due to a disability, long term illness or problems related to old age. In the year before the Census, 20.4% of people did voluntary work through an organisation or a group.

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Unpaid domestic work, number of hours
People aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than 5 hours per week 247,415 26.6 853,120 22.5 4,298,593 22.6
5 to 14 hours per week 260,457 27.9 1,017,232 26.8 4,944,578 26.0
15 to 29 hours per week 100,841 10.8 448,338 11.8 2,189,776 11.5
30 hours or more per week 68,799 7.4 353,168 9.3 1,710,970 9.0

Of people who did unpaid domestic work in the week before the Census in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 27.9% worked 5 to 14 hours, 10.8% worked 15 to 29 hours and 7.4% worked 30 hours or more.

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

Families — family composition
Family composition Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Couple family without children 108,119 37.8 481,451 39.4 2,291,987 37.8
Couple family with children 130,602 45.6 518,494 42.5 2,716,224 44.7
One parent family 40,520 14.2 201,308 16.5 959,543 15.8
Other family 6,857 2.4 19,898 1.6 102,559 1.7

Of the families in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 45.6% were couple families with children, 37.8% were couple families without children and 14.2% were one parent families.

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Single (or lone) parents
Proportion of the total single (or lone) parent population
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Male -- 18.6 -- 18.5 -- 18.2
Female -- 81.4 -- 81.5 -- 81.8

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 18.6% of single parents were male and 81.4% were female.

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Families — employment status of couple families
Employment status of parents in couple families
Labour force, parents or partners aged 15 years and over
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Both employed, worked full-time 62,231 26.1 225,032 22.5 1,084,006 21.6
Both employed, worked part-time 9,414 3.9 39,193 3.9 203,596 4.1
One employed full-time, one part-time 53,806 22.5 212,524 21.3 1,086,460 21.7
One employed full-time, other not working 36,147 15.1 144,839 14.5 749,886 15.0
One employed part-time, other not working 13,018 5.5 57,595 5.8 302,037 6.0
Both not working 37,288 15.6 200,661 20.1 1,006,697 20.1
Other (includes away from work) 12,243 5.1 52,525 5.3 264,145 5.3
Labour force status not stated (by one or both parents in a couple family) 14,573 6.1 67,574 6.8 311,381 6.2

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), of couple families with children, 26.1% had both partners employed full-time, 3.9% had both employed part-time and 22.5% had one employed full-time and the other part-time.

The ABS Labour Force Survey provides the official estimates of Australia's unemployment rate. More information about Census and labour force status is provided in Understanding the Census and Census Data.

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Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure household composition mortgage & rent number of motor vehicles internet connection

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling count Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 404,162 91.6 1,656,828 89.4 8,286,073 88.8
Unoccupied private dwellings 36,949 8.4 195,570 10.6 1,039,874 11.2

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 91.6% of private dwellings were occupied and 8.4% were unoccupied.

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Dwelling structure
Occupied private dwellings
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Separate house 272,437 67.4 1,269,653 76.6 6,041,788 72.9
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 42,117 10.4 174,984 10.6 1,055,016 12.7
Flat or apartment 86,022 21.3 186,780 11.3 1,087,434 13.1
Other dwelling 1,810 0.4 16,809 1.0 64,425 0.8

Of occupied private dwellings in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 67.4% were separate houses, 10.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 21.3% were flat or apartments and 0.4% were other dwellings.

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Number of bedrooms
Occupied private dwellings
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
None (includes bedsitters) 1,874 0.5 8,306 0.5 39,769 0.5
1 bedroom 24,161 6.0 70,628 4.3 411,252 5.0
2 bedrooms 80,871 20.0 275,203 16.6 1,562,759 18.9
3 bedrooms 149,616 37.0 657,978 39.7 3,403,190 41.1
4 or more bedrooms 138,692 34.3 604,269 36.5 2,670,758 32.2
Number of bedrooms not stated 8,939 2.2 40,448 2.4 198,351 2.4
Average number of bedrooms per dwelling 3.1 -- 3.2 -- 3.1 --
Average number of people per household 2.6 -- 2.6 -- 2.6 --

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), of occupied private dwellings 6.0% had 1 bedroom, 20.0% had 2 bedrooms and 37.0% had 3 bedrooms. The average number of bedrooms per occupied private dwelling was 3.1. The average household size was 2.6 people.

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Tenure
Occupied private dwellings
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Owned outright 107,159 26.5 471,407 28.5 2,565,695 31.0
Owned with a mortgage 134,609 33.3 558,439 33.7 2,855,222 34.5
Rented 149,187 36.9 566,478 34.2 2,561,302 30.9
Other tenure type 3,217 0.8 15,566 0.9 78,994 1.0
Tenure type not stated 9,982 2.5 44,944 2.7 224,869 2.7

Of occupied private dwellings in Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 26.5% were owned outright, 33.3% were owned with a mortgage and 36.9% were rented.

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Dwellings — household composition
Household composition Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Family households 279,271 69.1 1,189,859 71.8 5,907,625 71.3
Single (or lone) person households 95,700 23.7 389,076 23.5 2,023,542 24.4
Group households 29,186 7.2 77,898 4.7 354,917 4.3

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), of all households, 69.1% were family households, 23.7% were single person households and 7.2% were group households.

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Household income Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Less than $650 gross weekly income -- 16.0 -- 19.5 -- 20.0
More than $3000 gross weekly income -- 22.6 -- 14.4 -- 16.4

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 16.0% of households had a weekly household income of less than $650 and 22.6% of households had a weekly income of more than $3000.

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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 Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Median rent 390 -- 330 -- 335 --
Households where rent payments are less than 30% of household income -- 86.9 -- 87.2 -- 88.5
Households with rent payments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 13.1 -- 12.8 -- 11.5

The number of households where rent payments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were not renting, and 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.

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Mortgage monthly repayments Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Median mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,755 --
Households where mortgage repayments are less than 30% of household income -- 94.2 -- 93.6 -- 92.8
Households with mortgage repayments greater than or equal to 30% of household income -- 5.8 -- 6.4 -- 7.2

The number of households where mortgage repayments were 30% or more of an imputed income measure are expressed in this table as a proportion of the total number of households in an area (including those households which were renting, and 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.

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Dwellings — number of motor vehicles
Number of registered motor vehicles Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
None 32,882 8.1 99,133 6.0 623,829 7.5
1 motor vehicle 149,517 37.0 566,233 34.2 2,881,485 34.8
2 motor vehicles 147,487 36.5 620,096 37.4 2,999,184 36.2
3 or more vehicles 62,808 15.5 315,106 19.0 1,496,382 18.1
Number of motor vehicles not stated 11,462 2.8 56,263 3.4 285,197 3.4

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 37.0% of occupied private dwellings had one registered motor vehicle garaged or parked at their address, 36.5% had two registered motor vehicles and 15.5% had three or more registered motor vehicles.

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Dwellings — internet connection
Dwelling internet connection Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Internet not accessed from dwelling 38,683 9.6 224,855 13.6 1,172,415 14.1
Internet accessed from dwelling 355,642 88.0 1,387,499 83.7 6,892,165 83.2
Not stated 9,835 2.4 44,482 2.7 221,494 2.7

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 88.0% of households had at least one person access the internet from the dwelling. This could have been through a desktop/laptop computer, mobile or smart phone, tablet, music or video player, gaming console, smart TV or any other device.

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Expand Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people category,
includes selected people & dwelling characteristics

People characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander peoples
People characteristics
Count based on place of usual residence on Census night.
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Male 8,570 50.2 92,176 49.4 322,171 49.6
Female 8,495 49.8 94,311 50.6 326,996 50.4
Median age 25 -- 22 -- 23 --

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), 50.2% of Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people were male and 49.8% were female. The median age was 25 years.

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Dwelling characteristics - Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander households

Dwelling tables exclude visitor only and other non-classifiable households

Dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Average number of people per household 2.9 -- 3.3 -- 3.2 --
Average number of persons per bedroom 1 -- 1 -- 1 --
Median weekly household income 1,495 -- 1,222 -- 1,203 --

There has been change in methodology used to calculate the average number of persons per bedroom. To compare the time series for average number of persons per bedroom please refer to Understanding the Census and Census Data

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the average household size was 2.9 persons, with 1 persons per bedroom. The median household income was $1,495.

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Mortgage and rent
Occupied private dwellings where at least one person was Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander
Brisbane (C) % Queensland % Australia %
Median weekly rent 360 -- 270 -- 250 --
Median monthly mortgage repayments 2,000 -- 1,733 -- 1,660 --

In Brisbane (C) (Local Government Areas), for dwellings occupied by Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people, the median weekly rent was $360 and the median monthly mortgage repayment was $2,000.

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LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 23/10/2017

Small random adjustments have been made to all cell values to protect the confidentiality of data. These adjustments may cause the sum of rows or columns to differ by small amounts from the table totals. For further information, go to the User Guide for QuickStats.

Data reported for Australia and Other Territories now includes Norfolk Island, following an amendment to the Acts Interpretation Act, 1901. Because Norfolk Island has not previously been included in the Census, any 2011 benchmarks will not include Norfolk Island.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics It contains data from the 2016 Census of Population & Housing held on 9 August 2016 Release date of this QuickStat was 23 October 2017 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 2016 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 www.abs.gov.au/census