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Housing loan quartiles

In Redland City, the 'highest group' was the largest quartile, comprising of 30% of households with mortgages in 2011.

Mortgage repayments in Redland City are directly related to house prices, length of occupancy and the level of equity of home owners. When viewed with Household Income data it may also indicate the level of housing stress in the community.

The quartile method is the most objective method of comparing change in the mortgage payment profile of a community over time.

A detailed explanation of how Housing Loan Repayment quartiles are calculated and interpreted is available in specific data notes.

Derived from the Census questions:

'How much does your household pay for this dwelling?' and 'Is this dwelling (owned outright, owned with a mortgage etc.)'

Households with a mortgage

Housing loan quartiles
Redland City - Households (Enumerated)20112006Change
Loan repayment quartile groupNumber%Greater Brisbane %Number%Greater Brisbane %2006 to 2011
Lowest group4,18922.222.33,50521.322.2+684
Medium lowest4,19522.223.93,68822.524.0+508
Medium highest4,87325.826.44,41226.926.5+462
Highest group5,65129.927.54,82029.327.3+831

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Housing loan - Quartile group dollar ranges
Calculated from loan repayment data for Queensland Monthly housing loan repayments by Census year
Housing loan repayment ranges
2011
2006
2001
1996
Lowest group $0 to $1,205 $0 to $852 $0 to $616 $0 to $550
Medium lowest $1,206 to $1,861 $853 to $1,279 $617 to $863 $551 to $810
Medium highest $1,862 to $2,610 $1,280 to $1,840 $864 to $1,160 $811 to $1,095
Highest group $2,611 and over $1,841 and over $1,161 and over $1,096 and over

Housing loan quartiles, 2011
Housing loan quartiles, 2011 Highest group, Greater Brisbane: 27.5% Medium highest, Greater Brisbane: 26.4% Medium lowest, Greater Brisbane: 23.9% Lowest group, Greater Brisbane: 22.3% Highest group, Redland City: 29.9% Medium highest, Redland City: 25.8% Medium lowest, Redland City: 22.2% Lowest group, Redland City: 22.2%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in housing loan quartiles, 2006 to 2011
Change in housing loan quartiles, 2006 to 2011 Highest group, Redland City: +831 Medium highest, Redland City: +462 Medium lowest, Redland City: +508 Lowest group, Redland City: +684
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Housing loan repayment quartiles allow us to compare relative repayment liabilities across time. Analysis of the distribution of households by housing loan repayment quartiles in Redland City compared to Greater Brisbane shows that there was a larger proportion of households in the highest repayment quartile, and a similar proportion in the lowest repayment quartile.

Emerging groups

The total number of households with a mortgage in Redland City increased by 2,483 between 2006 and 2011. The most significant change in Redland City during this period was in the highest quartile which showed an increase of 831 households.

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