2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Queensland | Statistical Local Areas

Sunnybank

Code 305051547 (SLA)
People 7,655
Male 3,681
Female 3,974
Australian citizenship 6,353
People born overseas 2,531
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 130
Families 2,073
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,935
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Sunnybank % Australia %
Total 7,655 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 3,681 48.1 9,270,466 49.4
Female 3,974 51.9 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 95 1.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 7,655 people were counted in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas): of these 48.1% were male and 51.9% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Sunnybank % Australia %
People
0-4 years 404 5.3 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 873 11.4 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,380 18.0 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 3,024 39.5 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 871 11.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,102 14.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas) there were 1,277 children aged 0-14 years and 1,973 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Sunnybank % Australia %
Australian citizenship 6,353 83.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 2,531 33.1 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 130 1.7 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), 6,353 people were Australian citizens, 2,531 were born overseas and 130 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Sunnybank % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,281 51.5 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 506 7.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 436 6.8 919,904 6.2
Never married 2,152 33.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), 51.5% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 7.9% were separated or divorced, 6.8% were widowed and 33.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Sunnybank % Australia %
Australia 4,741 61.9 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Sunnybank % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Sunnybank % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Sunnybank % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,985 54.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,214 33.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 131 3.6 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 310 8.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,505 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,640 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 3,640 people aged 15 years and over in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 54.5% worked full-time, 33.4% worked part-time, 3.6% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.5% were unemployed. 2,505 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Sunnybank % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Sunnybank % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Sunnybank % Australia %
Couple family without children 702 33.9 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 959 46.3 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 344 16.6 762,632 15.4
Other family 68 3.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 2,073 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), 2,073 families were counted: of these, 33.9% were couple families without children, 46.3% were couple families with children, 16.6% were one parent families and 3.3% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Sunnybank % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,763 94.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,935 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), 2,763 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Sunnybank % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,439 88.3 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 237 8.6 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 70 2.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 0 0.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 17 0.6 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), 88.3% were separate houses, 8.6% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Sunnybank % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,400 50.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 499 18.1 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 681 24.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 68 2.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 111 4.0 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), 50.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.1% were being purchased and 24.6% were rented.

Landlord type Sunnybank % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 269 39.5 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 73 10.7 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 326 47.9 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 15 2.2 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 39.5% were rented from a real estate agent, 10.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 47.9% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Sunnybank % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,030 73.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 531 19.2 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 128 4.6 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Sunnybank (Statistical Local Areas), 73.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 19.2% were single (or lone) person households and 4.6% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 9/03/2006

Data for this Quickstats has been sourced from the 2001 Basic Community Profile catalogue No. 2001.0 and the 2001 Indigenous Profile catalogue No. 2002.0. Indigenous Statistics are only available for selected geographic areas. The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. 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. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. 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 2001 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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