Chinchilla - Resilience Profile

Chinchilla
Demography
Diversity
2.9% of persons in Chinchilla (statistical local area) identify as Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander
Chinchilla SLA, Queensland Regional Profiles, OESR, p 8, February, 2012
Chinchilla
Demography
Population size and structure
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has 13.1% of persons aged 65 and over per 100 persons aged 15-64 years.
ABS, Population by ages and sex, Regions of Australia, 2010
Age pension
Chinchilla
Demography
Income Support and Concessions
74.2% of males aged 65 years and over, and females aged 63 years and over, receive the aged pension in Chinchilla (statistical local area)(2009).
Social Health Atlas Public Health Information Development Unit 2011 (2009 data)
Born overseas
Chinchilla
Demography
Diversity
4.7% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) population are born overseas.
Chinchilla SLA, Queensland Regional Profiles, OESR, p11, February, 2012
Business growth
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Economic Activity
Measure: net change in number of workplaces, data under development
Measure under development
Chinchilla
Culturally rich and vibrant commuities
Cultural diversity
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: How strongly do you agree or disagree that it is a good thing for society to be made up of people from different cultures?
Question: How strongly do you agree or disagree that your local community is welcoming of people from different cultures?
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Service Availability
Data under development
Department of Communities, 2011
Chinchilla
Democratic and engaged communities
Citizen engagement
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statement? There are local community leaders I can trust.
Dependents
Chinchilla
Demography
Population size and structure
21.4% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) population is aged under 15 years.
ABS Population by Age and Sex , Australian States and territories
Chinchilla
Demography
Income Support and Concessions
5.2% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) males aged 16-64 and females aged 16-62 receive the disability support pension (2009).
Social Health Atlas Public Health Information Development Unit 2011 (2009 data)
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Income and wealth
Measure under development
Measure under development
Economic diversity
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Economic Activity
The Chinchilla region has an economic diversity rating of .375 compared to Queensland being 1.
Lawrence Consulting,The Regional Index of Economic Diversity,2011
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Skills
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: What is the highest level of education you have completed?
Emergency relief
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Income and wealth
Measure:percentage of individuals who have accessed emergency relief services in the last twelve months
Measure under development
Employment rate
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Employment
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has an employment rate of 39% of the population aged 15 years and over.
ABS National Regional Profile/ABS Regional Population Growth 2009/10.
Chinchilla
Culturally rich and vibrant commuities
Cultural diversity
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Which of the following statements best describes your understanding of faith or spirituality? It is:
Question: What is your religion?
Family structure
Chinchilla
Demography
Diversity
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: How would you describe this household?
Financial stress
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Income and wealth
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: If you needed to could you raise $2,000 within two days in an emergency?
Food security
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Income and wealth
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: How many times in the last 12 months has your household run out of food and could not afford to buy more?
Gender
Chinchilla
Demography
Population size and structure
Male; 3,771 Female; 3,299
Australian Bureau of Statistics, Population by Age and Sex, Regions of Australia, 2010, cat. no. 3235.0
Chinchilla
Demography
Income Support and Concessions
7.2% of persons aged 0 to 64 years in the Chinchilla (statistical local area) have a health care card
Social Health Atlas Public Health Information Development Unit 2011 (2009 data)
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: In the last 12 months, did you help anyone (who does not live with you) with the following activities?
Question: Who did you give this help to?
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Economic Activity
47.6% of the Chinchilla (statistical local area) population is employed in high skilled ANZSCO levels 1-3
Chinchilla SLA, Queensland Regional Profiles, OESR, p30, February 2012
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Lifelong learning
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Does your household have an internet connection?
Homelessness
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Housing
No data available for homelessness in Chinchilla
No data available for homelessness
Household income
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Income and wealth
42.7% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) survey respondents household income is in the lowest income bracket (relative error exceeds 25%: use estimate with caution)
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Please indicate the approximate total of the household weekly income from wages/salaries, government benefits, pensions, allowances adn other income before tax?
Household insurance
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Disaster vulnerability
Resilience Profile Survey 2011
Question: What type of household insurance do you have?
Question: Do you think you have adquate household insurance if your home was affected by a natural disaster?
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Disaster vulnerability
Resilience Profile Survey 2011
Question: In the last 12 months has your home been affected by any natural disaster events?
Question: Due to its location is your home at risk from being affected by any of the following natural disaster events in the future?
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Housing
Median house price in Chinchilla (statistical local area) is $269000.
Data is not available for median price of units/flats/apartment in Chinchilla
13.5% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) low-income households (households in bottom 40% of income distribution) are in rental stress
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has 0 government managed social housing dwellings
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has 0 non-government managed social housing dwellings
13.9% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) dwellings receive rent assistance from Centrelink
8.5% of low-income households in Chinchilla (statistical local area) households in bottom 40% of income distribution) are in mortgage stress.
Queensland Housing Market Report, Department of Communities, June Quarter 2011; Department of Veterans' Affairs, 1 July 2009; Resilience Profiles Survey 2011; on request from Department of Communities; Social Health Atlas Public Health Information Development Unit 2011 (based on 2009 data)
Question: Is your residence (select one only)?
Individual income
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Income and wealth
46.4% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) survey respondents’ income is in the lowest income bracket
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Please indicate the approximate total of all wages/salaries, government benefits, pensions, allowances and other income you personally receive per week before tax?
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Economic Activity
Measure: percentage of population employed in creative class occupations
Measure under development
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Housing
People in correctional facilities, not applicable
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has 2 aged care service providers with 80 community care places residential high care residential low care and transition care places.
Boarding school beds, not applicable
ABS, Prisoners in Australia,2011; Australian government, Department of Health and Ageing 2010; Australian Boarding School Association,2011; Census of Population and Hosing 2006; SAAP Client Collection 2006; National Census of Homeless School Students 2006
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
91.2% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) survey respondents would contact a neighbour if the respondent needed assistance.
93.7% of Chinchilla (statistical local area) survey respondents would ask a neighbour if they needed assistance.
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: If you went away would you leave a key with a neighbour?
Question: Do you have the phone number of a neighbour?
Chinchilla
Demography
Diversity
94.4% of Chinchilla SLA survey respondents speak English at home as the main language
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: What language is mainly spoken in your household?
Local employment
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Employment
Measure:percentage of workforce who live and work in the same local government
Measure under development
Median age
Chinchilla
Demography
Population size and structure
The median age of the Chinchilla (statistical local area) is 36.9
ABS, Census of Population and Housing, 2006
Chinchilla
Democratic and engaged communities
Citizen engagement
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Disaster vulnerability
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: On a scale from 1'very unlikely' to 5 'very likely', how likely are you to get help or critical information from any of the following sources if your home was affected by a natural disaster event?
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Service Availability
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has 1 neighbourhood/community centre.
Department of Communities and local non-government organisations, 2011
Chinchilla
Culturally rich and vibrant commuities
Arts and cultural activities
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statement? There are enough opportunities in my local area to participate in arts and related activities (e.g. music, visual arts, dance, performance, craft)
Chinchilla
Culturally rich and vibrant commuities
Arts and cultural activities
19.2% of Chinchilla SLA survey respondents participated in arts and related activities in the last month
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Chinchilla
Democratic and engaged communities
Citizen engagement
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: In the last 12 months have you been actively involved in any of these groups or taken part in an activity they organised?
Question: In the last 12 months have you participated in any of the following political or civic actions?
Chinchilla
Culturally rich and vibrant commuities
Sporting and recreational activities
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: In the last 12 months have you attended any events that bring people together sucah as fetes, festivals, shows or other community or sporting events?
Chinchilla
Democratic and engaged communities
Citizen engagement
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: In the last 12 months, have you been involved in any of these community support groups or taken part in an activity they organised?
Chinchilla
Demography
Income Support and Concessions
20.3% of persons aged 15 years and over in Chinchilla (statistical local area) have a pension concession card.
Social Health Atlas Public Health Information Development Unit 2011 (2009 data)
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Personal health and wellbeing
4.5% of the Chinchilla (statistical local area) population has a sensory, physical or intellectual disability.
Queensland Regional Profiles, Office of Economic and Statistical Research, QLD Treasury, 2012
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Personal health and wellbeing
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: If you needed to , could you ask someone (who does not live with you) for any of these types of support in a crisis?
Population change
Chinchilla
Demography
Population size and structure
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has an average annual population change (most recent 5 yr period 2005-2010) of 2.8%.
ABS, Regional Population Growth Australia, 2009-10 (cat. no. 3218.0)
Chinchilla
Demography
Population size and structure
(Projections) Queensland Government population projections, 2011 edition (medium series), Office of Economic and Statistical Research, Queensland Treasury
Population change future
Private transport
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Transport accessibility
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Do all licensed drivers in your household own or have unlimited access to a private vehicle?
Chinchilla
Demography
Population stability
Measure : Difference between total population change and natural increase, data under development
No data available for Chinchilla SLA
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Economic Activity
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: When buying products /services (electrical appliances, furniture, hiring tradespeople) for your household which factor is most important to you?
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Service Availability
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Do you or anyone in your household, find it difficult to access medical services (including GP's, specialists, hospital, dental) for any of these reasons?
Shelter capacity
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Housing
chinchilla (statistical local area) has designated shelters as required
Local government, Local Disaster Management Plan, Potential evacuation centres
Chinchilla
Demography
Income Support and Concessions
5.8% of females aged 15-54 in Chinchilla (statistical local area) receive the single parent payment
Social Health Atlas Public Health Information Development Unit 2011 (2009 data)
Social groups
Chinchilla
Democratic and engaged communities
Citizen engagement
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: In the last 12 months, have you been actively involved in any of these social groups or taken part in an activity they organised?
Social isolation
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: In the past month have you participated in any of these activities?
Social media
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: What types of social media do you use and how often?
Social support
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: If you needed to, who could you ask for support in a crisis?
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Income and wealth
9.3% of Chinchilla SLA population is in the most disadvantaged quintile.
Queensland Regional Profiles, Office of Economic and Statistical Research, QLD Treasury, 2012
Socio-economic disadvantage
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
Resilience Profiles Survey, 2011
Question: How long have you lived in this community (not necessarily in your current home but within the area)?
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Personal health and wellbeing
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Thinking about your own life circumstances, how strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statement? I am satisfied with my life as a whole.
Chinchilla
Demography
Population stability
Measure: Visitors as a percentage of total population, data under development for Chinchilla (statistical local area)
Measure under development
Chinchilla
Sustainable built and natural environments
Transport accessibility
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Consider all the places members of your household need to go to by car or other transport. Which statement best describes your situation?
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: How strongly do you agree or disagree with the following statement? Most of my neighbours can be trusted.
Question: How safe or unsafe do you feel walking in your communtiy after dark?
Turnover
Chinchilla
Demography
Population stability
Chinchilla SLA, Queensland Regional Profiles, OESR, p 9-10, February, 2012
Turnover
Unemployment
Chinchilla
Dynamic, resilient local economies
Employment
Chinchilla SLA has an unemployment rate of 3.4% compared with Qld at 5.5% and Australia at 5.2% as at December 2011
Queensland Regional Profiles, Office of Economic and Statistical Research, QLD Treasury, 2012
Unemployment rates
Values
Chinchilla
Culturally rich and vibrant commuities
Values
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Please number in importance the top 5 values that you think are most important to pass on to our children/young people
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Lifelong learning
Chinchilla (statistical local area) has 675 vocational education and training students.
Queensland Regional Profiles, Office of Economic and Statistical Research, QLD Treasury, 2012
Volunteering
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Community connectedness
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: In the last 12 months, excluding man made or natural disasters did you provide any unpaid help (volunteer) for any of the following types of organisations in Queensland?
Vulnerability
Chinchilla
Healthy, safe and inclusive communities
Personal health and wellbeing
Resilience Profiles Survey 2011
Question: Would you describe anyone in your household as a person requiring assistance or supervision? If yes, how?
Chinchilla
Demography
Population stability
Within the last 12 months, 22% of 18-24 year old Chinchilla residents changed their place of resience
ABS, Census of Population and Housing, 2006