Camira Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Camira (4300) is a suburb of Brisbane, Ipswich, Queensland. It is about 22 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Camira is in the federal electorate of Oxley.

In the 2011 census the population of Camira was 7,391 and is comprised of approximately 48.7% females and 51.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Camira is 34 years of age.

71.0% of people living in the suburb of Camira were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.1% England, 5.3% New Zealand, 1.3% Vietnam, 1.0% Samoa, 0.8% Philippines, 0.8% Germany, 0.7% Scotland, 0.6% Netherlands, 0.6% South Africa, 0.4% Denmark, 0.4% Northern Ireland, 0.4% India, 0.4% Fiji, 0.3% Poland.

84.7% of people living in Camira speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 4.2% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.4% Vietnamese, 1.9% Samoan, 1.7% Other, 1.0% Spanish, 0.5% German, 0.4% Dutch, 0.4% Tagalog, 0.4% Polish.

The religious makeup of Camira is 23.2% No religion, 23.1% Catholic, 18.3% Anglican, 7.7% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.1% Uniting Church, 3.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.1% Christian, nfd, 2.4% Pentecostal, 2.3% Baptist, 1.9% Buddhism.

49.9% of people are married, 36.1% have never married and 7.5% are divorced and 3.4% are separated. There are 177 widowed people living in Camira.

63.5% of the people living in Camira over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.7% are working on a part time basis. Camira has an unemployment rate of 5.5%.

The main occupations of people living in Camira are 19.2% Technicians & trades workers, 17.0% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.0% Labourers, 11.9% Professionals, 10.3% Machinery operators & drivers, 9.6% Community & personal service workers, 9.5% Sales workers, 8.3% Managers, 2.3% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Camira work in are 17.6% Manufacturing, 10.2% Health care and social assistance, 9.7% Construction, 9.6% Retail trade, 7.1% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.5% Education and training, 6.2% Public administration and safety, 5.7% Wholesale trade, 5.0% Accommodation and food services.

27.2% of homes are fully owned, and 51.0% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 20.0% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $637 per week and the median household income is $1448 per week.

The median rent in Camira is $300 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1733 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Camira postcode 4300

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