Sunnybank Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Sunnybank (4109) is a suburb of Brisbane, Southern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 13 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Sunnybank is in the federal electorate of Moreton.

In the 2011 census the population of Sunnybank was 8,091 and is comprised of approximately 50.3% females and 49.7% males.

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

44.1% of people living in the suburb of Sunnybank were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 15.1% China , 7.2% Taiwan, 3.5% India, 2.8% New Zealand, 2.3% Vietnam, 2.1% England, 2.0% Hong Kong , 1.7% Korea, Republic of , 1.4% Malaysia, 0.9% Philippines, 0.6% Japan, 0.6% Papua New Guinea, 0.5% Indonesia, 0.5% South Africa.

48.0% of people living in Sunnybank speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 20.4% Mandarin, 7.4% Cantonese, 4.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 2.8% Other, 2.2% Other, 2.0% Vietnamese, 1.7% Korean, 1.6% Punjabi, 1.0% Other.

The religious makeup of Sunnybank is 28.0% No religion, 18.0% Catholic, 10.0% Buddhism, 10.0% Anglican, 8.3% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.6% Uniting Church, 3.0% Christian, nfd, 2.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.2% Baptist, 2.1% Other Religious Groups.

47.2% of people are married, 39.7% have never married and 6.0% are divorced and 2.2% are separated. There are 343 widowed people living in Sunnybank.

51.2% of the people living in Sunnybank over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 33.9% are working on a part time basis. Sunnybank has an unemployment rate of 9.7%.

The main occupations of people living in Sunnybank are 23.8% Professionals, 13.8% Technicians & trades workers, 13.3% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.4% Community & personal service workers, 10.1% Labourers, 10.0% Managers, 9.5% Sales workers, 6.6% Machinery operators & drivers, 2.4% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Sunnybank work in are 13.4% Health care and social assistance, 11.2% Accommodation and food services, 10.6% Retail trade, 9.2% Education and training, 8.6% Manufacturing, 7.6% Professional, scientific and technical services, 5.8% Public administration and safety, 5.5% Construction, 5.5% Transport, postal and warehousing.

40.4% of homes are fully owned, and 23.9% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 31.5% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $417 per week and the median household income is $1088 per week.

The median rent in Sunnybank is $360 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1850 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Sunnybank postcode 4109

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