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Housing loan quartiles

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In Redland City, the 'highest group' was the largest quartile, comprising of 30% of households with mortgages in 2016.

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)20162011Change
Loan repayment quartile groupNumber%Greater Brisbane %Number%Greater Brisbane %2011 to 2016
Lowest group4,36321.722.14,18922.222.3+174
Medium lowest4,08320.323.74,19522.223.9-112
Medium highest5,61928.026.04,87325.826.4+746
Highest group6,02930.028.25,65129.927.5+378

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2011 and 2016. 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
2016
2011
2006
2001
1996
Lowest group $0 to $1,212 $0 to $1,205 $0 to $852 $0 to $616 $0 to $550
Medium lowest $1,213 to $1,767 $1,206 to $1,861 $853 to $1,279 $617 to $863 $551 to $810
Medium highest $1,768 to $2,367 $1,862 to $2,610 $1,280 to $1,840 $864 to $1,160 $811 to $1,095
Highest group $2,368 and over $2,611 and over $1,841 and over $1,161 and over $1,096 and over

Housing loan quartiles, 2016
Housing loan quartiles, 2016 Highest group, Greater Brisbane: 28.2% Medium highest, Greater Brisbane: 26.0% Medium lowest, Greater Brisbane: 23.7% Lowest group, Greater Brisbane: 22.1% Highest group, Redland City: 30.0% Medium highest, Redland City: 28.0% Medium lowest, Redland City: 20.3% Lowest group, Redland City: 21.7%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2016 (Enumerated data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in housing loan quartiles, 2011 to 2016
Change in housing loan quartiles, 2011 to 2016 Highest group, Redland City: +378 Medium highest, Redland City: +746 Medium lowest, Redland City: -112 Lowest group, Redland City: +174
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 and 2016 (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 1,187 between 2011 and 2016. The most significant change in Redland City during this period was in the medium highest quartile which showed an increase of 746 households.

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