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Rockhampton

Population highlights

Estimated Resident Population,
Rockhampton
Estimated Resident Population,<br /> Rockhampton 83,653 83,405 82,456 80,924 78,939 78,193 77,448 76,272 75,195 74,204 73,185
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Regional Population Growth, Australia (3218.0). Compiled and presented by .id the population experts
 2011  Rockhampton Regional QLD Queensland Australia
Median Age 35 38 36 37
Median weekly household income $1,142 $1,097 $1,227 $1,230
Couples with children 28% 27% 30% 31%
Older couples without children 8% 10% 9% 9%
Medium and high density Housing 12% 22% 22% 25%
Households with a mortgage 31% 30% 33% 33%
Median weekly rent $241 $274 $305 $289
Households renting 31% 32% 32% 29%
Non-English speaking backgrounds 5% 7% 9% 16%
University attendance 3% 3% 4% 4%
Bachelor or Higher degree 11% 12% 16% 19%
Vocational 20% 22% 20% 18%
Unemployment 5.1% 6.2% 6.1% 5.6%
SEIFA index of disadvantage 2011 986% 1002% 1002% 0%
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