Gunalda Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Gunalda (4570) is a suburb of South Eastern, Sunshine Coast, Queensland. It is about 170 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Gunalda is in the federal electorate of Wide Bay.

In the 2011 census the population of Gunalda was 419 and is comprised of approximately 48.4% females and 51.6% males.

The median/average age of the population of Gunalda is 44 years of age.

85.1% of people living in the suburb of Gunalda were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 4.6% New Zealand, 3.6% England.

95.7% of people living in Gunalda speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 3.6% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.7% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Gunalda is 28.0% No religion, 19.6% Anglican, 15.6% Religious affiliation not stated, 12.0% Catholic, 8.6% Uniting Church, 6.7% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.2% Christian, nfd, 1.9% Other religious affiliation , 1.4% Salvation Army, 1.2% Buddhism.

53.0% of people are married, 23.4% have never married and 13.8% are divorced and 6.6% are separated. There are 11 widowed people living in Gunalda.

48.7% of the people living in Gunalda over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 27.6% are working on a part time basis. Gunalda has an unemployment rate of 7.9%.

The main occupations of people living in Gunalda are 25.4% Managers, 18.3% Labourers, 11.3% Technicians & trades workers, 10.6% Professionals, 9.2% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.5% Clerical & administrative workers, 7.0% Sales workers, 5.6% Community & personal service workers, 4.2% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Gunalda work in are 26.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 12.1% Health care and social assistance, 8.5% Manufacturing, 8.5% Accommodation and food services, 6.4% Education and training, 5.7% Construction, 5.0% Retail trade, 5.0% Other services, 4.3% Professional, scientific and technical services.

37.2% of homes are fully owned, and 37.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 18.3% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $365 per week and the median household income is $630 per week.

The median rent in Gunalda is $170 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1083 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Gunalda postcode 4570

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