Kilkivan Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Kilkivan (4600) is a suburb of Central Coast, Bundaberg & Wide Bay, Queensland. It is about 173 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Kilkivan is in the federal electorate of Wide Bay.

In the 2011 census the population of Kilkivan was 691 and is comprised of approximately 49.2% females and 50.8% males.

The median/average age of the population of Kilkivan is 47 years of age.

87.7% of people living in the suburb of Kilkivan were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 3.6% England, 1.0% New Zealand, 0.9% Croatia, 0.9% Philippines, 0.7% Germany, 0.7% Scotland.

96.0% of people living in Kilkivan speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 2.7% Language spoken at home not stated, 0.4% Other, 0.4% German, 0.4% Spanish.

The religious makeup of Kilkivan is 26.5% Anglican, 21.6% No religion, 17.9% Catholic, 10.1% Uniting Church, 5.8% Religious affiliation not stated, 5.2% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.6% Christian, nfd, 1.6% Jehovah's Witnesses, 1.3% Churches of Christ, 1.2% Other religious affiliation .

51.6% of people are married, 24.1% have never married and 13.7% are divorced and 4.2% are separated. There are 36 widowed people living in Kilkivan.

56.7% of the people living in Kilkivan 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. Kilkivan has an unemployment rate of 9.1%.

The main occupations of people living in Kilkivan are 20.1% Labourers, 16.2% Technicians & trades workers, 15.0% Managers, 11.1% Clerical & administrative workers, 10.3% Community & personal service workers, 8.1% Machinery operators & drivers, 8.1% Professionals, 6.0% Sales workers, 5.1% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Kilkivan work in are 16.2% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 11.5% Public administration and safety, 8.9% Accommodation and food services, 8.9% Construction, 7.7% Education and training, 6.4% Transport, postal and warehousing, 6.0% Mining, 5.1% Health care and social assistance, 5.1% Inadequately described/Not stated.

40.8% of homes are fully owned, and 37.6% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 17.4% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $356 per week and the median household income is $674 per week.

The median rent in Kilkivan is $165 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $990 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Kilkivan postcode 4600

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