Cape Tribulation Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Cape Tribulation (4873) is a suburb of Northern, Cairns, Queensland. It is about 1485 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Cape Tribulation is in the federal electorate of Leichhardt.

In the 2011 census the population of Cape Tribulation was 330 and is comprised of approximately 47.3% females and 52.7% males.

The median/average age of the population of Cape Tribulation is 43 years of age.

70.1% of people living in the suburb of Cape Tribulation were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 9.1% England, 3.3% Germany, 1.8% Italy, 1.5% Netherlands, 1.5% United States of America, 1.5% Ireland, 1.5% Malta, 1.2% New Zealand.

82.1% of people living in Cape Tribulation speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 7.3% Language spoken at home not stated, 3.9% Australian Indigenous Languages , 3.0% German, 1.5% Italian, 1.2% French, 0.9% Dutch.

The religious makeup of Cape Tribulation is 36.7% No religion, 12.7% Catholic, 12.4% Religious affiliation not stated, 10.6% Anglican, 6.7% Uniting Church, 3.6% Lutheran, 3.3% Christian, nfd, 3.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, 3.0% Other religious affiliation , 2.1% Other Religious Groups.

35.5% of people are married, 42.7% have never married and 13.3% are divorced and 4.3% are separated. There are 12 widowed people living in Cape Tribulation.

59.4% of the people living in Cape Tribulation over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 25.6% are working on a part time basis. Cape Tribulation has an unemployment rate of 4.4%.

The main occupations of people living in Cape Tribulation are 25.1% Managers, 18.6% Community & personal service workers, 12.6% Professionals, 11.4% Labourers, 10.8% Technicians & trades workers, 8.4% Clerical & administrative workers, 6.6% Sales workers, 3.6% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated, 3.0% Machinery operators & drivers.

The main industries people from Cape Tribulation work in are 26.5% Accommodation and food services, 12.7% Administrative and support services, 12.0% Transport, postal and warehousing, 9.6% Construction, 8.4% Agriculture, forestry and fishing, 8.4% Health care and social assistance, 5.4% Public administration and safety, 4.2% Professional, scientific and technical services, 4.2% Inadequately described/Not stated.

32.8% of homes are fully owned, and 26.7% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 32.1% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $531 per week and the median household income is $977 per week.

The median rent in Cape Tribulation is $100 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1300 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Cape Tribulation postcode 4873

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