Robertson Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Robertson (4109) is a suburb of Brisbane, Southern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 11 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Robertson is in the federal electorate of Moreton.

In the 2011 census the population of Robertson was 4,867 and is comprised of approximately 50.7% females and 49.3% males.

The median/average age of the population of Robertson is 32 years of age.

34.6% of people living in the suburb of Robertson were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 12.6% China , 9.6% Taiwan, 5.3% India, 3.2% Hong Kong , 2.9% Malaysia, 2.6% New Zealand, 2.2% Vietnam, 2.1% Korea, Republic of , 1.3% England, 0.7% Iran, 0.7% Libya, 0.6% Italy, 0.6% Singapore, 0.5% Sri Lanka.

36.7% of people living in Robertson speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 23.5% Mandarin, 8.4% Language spoken at home not stated, 7.6% Cantonese, 2.4% Other, 2.4% Vietnamese, 2.1% Other, 2.1% Other, 2.1% Arabic, 2.0% Korean.

The religious makeup of Robertson is 24.0% No religion, 15.2% Catholic, 11.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 9.8% Buddhism, 8.2% Anglican, 5.7% Uniting Church, 4.5% Hinduism, 3.8% Islam, 3.3% Christian, nfd, 2.9% Presbyterian and Reformed.

46.5% of people are married, 42.1% have never married and 4.2% are divorced and 1.9% are separated. There are 228 widowed people living in Robertson.

49.0% of the people living in Robertson over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 35.6% are working on a part time basis. Robertson has an unemployment rate of 9.8%.

The main occupations of people living in Robertson are 27.1% Professionals, 14.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 12.0% Sales workers, 10.7% Managers, 10.0% Labourers, 9.9% Community & personal service workers, 9.5% Technicians & trades workers, 3.7% Machinery operators & drivers, 3.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Robertson work in are 14.1% Health care and social assistance, 12.9% Retail trade, 10.6% Accommodation and food services, 9.5% Professional, scientific and technical services, 8.6% Education and training, 7.2% Manufacturing, 6.1% Public administration and safety, 5.8% Construction, 3.6% Wholesale trade.

41.1% of homes are fully owned, and 19.2% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 30.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $408 per week and the median household income is $1076 per week.

The median rent in Robertson is $380 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $2154 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Robertson postcode 4109

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