Bonner Electorate Demographics (QLD)

In the 2011 census the population of Bonner was 141,171 and is comprised of approximately 51.2% females and 48.8% males.

The median/average age of the people in Bonner is 37 years of age.

70.6% of people living in the electorate of Bonner were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.9% New Zealand, 4.0% England, 1.3% South Africa, 1.1% India, 1.0% China , 0.9% Philippines, 0.6% Scotland, 0.6% Fiji, 0.5% Vietnam, 0.5% Sri Lanka, 0.4% Korea, Republic of , 0.4% Malaysia, 0.4% Italy, 0.4% Papua New Guinea.

81.6% of people living in Bonner speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.8% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.2% Other, 1.4% Greek, 1.3% Cantonese, 1.2% Mandarin, 0.7% Italian, 0.6% Hindi, 0.6% Spanish, 0.5% Vietnamese.

The religious makeup of Bonner is 26.3% Catholic, 19.7% No religion, 17.1% Anglican, 6.9% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.2% Uniting Church, 3.4% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.0% Christian, nfd, 2.7% Eastern Orthodox, 2.4% Baptist, 2.3% Pentecostal.

49.9% of people are married, 33.3% have never married and 8.5% are divorced and 2.8% are separated. There are 6221 widowed people living in Bonner.

61.7% of the people living in Bonner over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.9% are working on a part time basis. Bonner has an unemployment rate of 5.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Bonner are 23.7% Professionals, 17.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.8% Technicians & trades workers, 12.6% Managers, 9.4% Sales workers, 8.6% Community & personal service workers, 8.3% Labourers, 5.4% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.8% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Bonner work in are 12.3% Health care and social assistance, 9.8% Retail trade, 9.3% Manufacturing, 8.7% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.7% Education and training, 8.1% Construction, 7.1% Public administration and safety, 5.8% Transport, postal and warehousing, 5.6% Accommodation and food services.

32.3% of homes are fully owned, and 36.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 28.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $662 per week and the median household income is $1509 per week.

The median rent in Bonner is $360 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2102 per month.

The Commonwealth electorate of Bonner contains postcodes 4025, 4113, 4121, 4122, 4123, 4152, 4153, 4154, 4155, 4156, 4170, 4172, 4173, 4174, 4178, 4179 and includes the suburbs of Belmont, Bulwer, Burbank, Cannon Hill, Cape Moreton, Carina, Carindale, Chandler, Cowan Cowan, Eight Mile Plains, Gumdale, Hemmant, Holland Park, Holland Park West, Kooringal, Lota, Lytton, Mackenzie, Manly, Manly West, Mansfield, Mount Gravatt, Mount Gravatt East, Murarrie, Port Of Brisbane, Ransome, Rochedale, Tangalooma, Tingalpa, Upper Mount Gravatt, Wakerley, Wishart, Wynnum and Wynnum West.