Doolandella Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Doolandella (4077) is a suburb of Brisbane, Southern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 17 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Doolandella is in the federal electorate of Oxley.

In the 2011 census the population of Doolandella was 3,105 and is comprised of approximately 49.0% females and 51.0% males.

The median/average age of the population of Doolandella is 30 years of age.

55.5% of people living in the suburb of Doolandella were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 11.9% Vietnam, 5.6% New Zealand, 2.8% India, 2.1% England, 1.7% Fiji, 1.6% China , 1.4% Sudan, 1.3% Philippines, 1.2% Samoa, 1.0% El Salvador, 0.7% Malaysia, 0.5% Iraq, 0.5% Italy, 0.5% Afghanistan.

53.4% of people living in Doolandella speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 19.5% Vietnamese, 5.5% Other, 2.7% Samoan, 2.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Mandarin, 2.1% Hindi, 1.9% Spanish, 1.3% Cantonese, 1.1% Arabic.

The religious makeup of Doolandella is 25.1% Catholic, 18.7% No religion, 13.5% Buddhism, 9.7% Anglican, 5.2% Religious affiliation not stated, 4.9% Uniting Church, 4.1% Islam, 2.9% Pentecostal, 2.7% Christian, nfd, 2.2% Hinduism.

50.5% of people are married, 36.7% have never married and 6.7% are divorced and 3.3% are separated. There are 64 widowed people living in Doolandella.

60.9% of the people living in Doolandella over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 26.7% are working on a part time basis. Doolandella has an unemployment rate of 6.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Doolandella are 14.9% Technicians & trades workers, 14.9% Professionals, 14.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 13.9% Labourers, 11.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.8% Sales workers, 9.6% Community & personal service workers, 8.4% Managers, 2.7% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Doolandella work in are 16.9% Manufacturing, 10.5% Retail trade, 10.2% Health care and social assistance, 7.2% Construction, 7.0% Accommodation and food services, 6.7% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.8% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.7% Wholesale trade, 5.6% Public administration and safety.

19.1% of homes are fully owned, and 48.1% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 30.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $610 per week and the median household income is $1494 per week.

The median rent in Doolandella is $340 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2037 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Doolandella postcode 4077

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