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RDA Darling Downs and South West Region

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
RDA Darling Downs and South West Region
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> RDA Darling Downs and South West Region 271,287 270,289 268,990 266,747 263,215 259,779 256,989 254,036 250,129 246,352 243,330
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  RDA Darling Downs and South West Region Regional QLD Queensland Australia
Median Age 38 38 36 37
Median weekly household income $813 $878 $981 $983
Couples with children 28% 27% 30% 31%
Older couples without children 10% 10% 9% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 11% 22% 22% 25%
Households with a mortgage 30% 30% 33% 33%
Median weekly rent $211 $274 $305 $289
Households renting 30% 32% 32% 29%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 4% 7% 9% 16%
University attendance 3% 3% 4% 4%
Bachelor or Higher degree 12% 12% 16% 19%
Vocational 20% 22% 20% 18%
Unemployment 4.4% 6.2% 6.1% 5.6%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 982 986 1002 1002
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