Woorim Demographics (QLD) Local Stats

Woorim (4507) is a suburb of Brisbane, Outer Northern Suburbs, Queensland. It is about 47 kms from QLD's capital city of Brisbane. Woorim is in the federal electorate of Longman.

In the 2011 census the population of Woorim was 1,765 and is comprised of approximately 52.4% females and 47.6% males.

The median/average age of the people in Woorim is 55 years of age.

70.5% of people living in the suburb of Woorim were born in Australia. The other top responses for country of birth were 6.3% England, 4.5% New Zealand, 1.2% Bhutan, 1.0% Netherlands, 0.7% Scotland, 0.5% Germany, 0.5% Canada, 0.5% Malaysia, 0.4% South Africa, 0.4% United States of America, 0.3% Uganda, 0.3% China , 0.3% Nepal, 0.3% Fiji.

86.4% of people living in Woorim speak English only. The other top languages spoken are 9.5% Language spoken at home not stated, 1.7% Other, 0.7% Other, 0.3% German, 0.2% Greek, 0.2% French, 0.2% Dutch, 0.2% Hungarian, 0.2% Arabic.

The religious makeup of Woorim is 22.7% Anglican, 20.9% No religion, 20.1% Catholic, 13.1% Religious affiliation not stated, 6.7% Uniting Church, 4.0% Presbyterian and Reformed, 2.0% Christian, nfd, 1.8% Hinduism, 1.4% Lutheran, 1.2% Pentecostal.

46.4% of people are married, 24.3% have never married and 13.9% are divorced and 6.3% are separated. There are 141 widowed people living in Woorim.

46.0% of the people living in Woorim over the age of 15 and who identify as being in the labour force are employed full time, 36.2% are working on a part time basis. Woorim has an unemployment rate of 10.3%.

The main occupations of people living in Woorim are 19.0% Professionals, 15.3% Community & personal service workers, 14.7% Technicians & trades workers, 13.4% Labourers, 11.7% Sales workers, 9.9% Clerical & administrative workers, 8.4% Managers, 5.8% Machinery operators & drivers, 1.9% Occupation inadequately described/ Not stated.

The main industries people from Woorim work in are 16.0% Health care and social assistance, 12.5% Retail trade, 11.5% Accommodation and food services, 11.0% Education and training, 10.1% Construction, 6.5% Professional, scientific and technical services, 6.1% Public administration and safety, 4.1% Manufacturing, 3.7% Transport, postal and warehousing.

42.9% of homes are fully owned, and 13.4% are in the process of being purchased by home loan mortgage. 39.9% of homes are rented.

The median individual income is $398 per week and the median household income is $679 per week.

The median rent in Woorim is $260 per week and the median mortgage repayment is $1500 per month.

Check out FY 2013 Tax Stats for Woorim postcode 4507

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