Population and household characteristics Women
Statistics related to Queensland's women, with a focus on contemporary issues and trends such as women's participation in the workforce, the gender pay gap, and carers' roles.
The content in past releases may contain data for historical periods that have been revised in the latest release. For this reason, data should always be accessed from the latest release. Past releases are provided for reference purposes only.
Women in Queensland, Census 2011 (report)
This bulletin provides an overview of key statistics relating to Queensland's women, derived from the ABS' Census of Population and Housing. Topics include Queensland's age profile, regional population distribution, Indigenous status and number of overseas-born by gender. Females' participation in education and women's weekly incomes, living arrangements and contributions to unpaid activities such as domestic work, caring for children and providing assistance to persons with a disability are also presented.