Census Data 2011

Parish : Beaudesert

This page provides a brief overview of parish data from the 2011 Australian Census. More detailed Catholic data will become available later in the year.

Parish Snapshot

Total population: 30,289
  Total males: 14,945  
  Total females: 15,344
Catholic population: 6,351
  Catholic males: 3,067  
  Catholic females: 3,284  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 12,744 53.9% 2,671 54.5%
  Separated: 831 3.5% 177 3.6%
  Divorced: 2,366 10.0% 433 8.8%
  Widowed: 1,116 4.7% 229 4.7%
  Never Married: 6,585 27.9% 1,393 28.4%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 11,653 54.5% 2,510 54.8%
  De facto relationship 2,238 10.5% 455 9.9%
  Not married: 7,501 35.1% 1,615 35.3%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 817 163
  Torres Strait Islander: 45 8
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 29 8

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 2,063 6.8% 441 6.9%
  5-14 years: 4,586 15.1% 1,006 15.8%
  15-24 years: 3,312 10.9% 727 11.4%
  25-34 years: 2,718 9.0% 550 8.7%
  35-44 years: 4,619 15.2% 961 15.1%
  45-54 years: 4,523 14.9% 953 15.0%
  55-64 years: 3,980 13.1% 779 12.3%
  65-74 years: 2,795 9.2% 562 8.9%
  75-84 years: 1,244 4.1% 297 4.7%
  85 years & over: 449 1.5% 74 1.2%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.8% 
 6.9% 
 5-14 yrs 
 15.1% 
 15.8% 
 15-24 yrs 
 10.9% 
 11.4% 
 25-34 yrs 
 9.0% 
 8.7% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.2% 
 15.1% 
 45-54 yrs 
 14.9% 
 15.0% 
 55-64 yrs 
 13.1% 
 12.3% 
 65-74 yrs 
 9.2% 
 8.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 4.1% 
 4.7% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.5% 
 1.2% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 65.9%
Buddhist: 1.0%
Hindu: 0.1%
Islam: 0.1%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.6%
No religion: 22.9%
Not stated: 8.3%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 31.8% 21.0%
Anglicans: 35.2% 23.2%
Baptists: 3.3% 2.2%
Lutherans: 2.7% 1.8%
Mormons: 0.3% 0.2%
Orthodox: 0.4% 0.3%
Pentecostals: 1.4% 0.9%
Salvation Army: 0.4% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 11.1% 7.3%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 21.0%
 Anglican 
 23.2%
 Uniting 
 7.3%
 Lutheran 
 1.8%
 No Religion 
 22.9%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 23,692 78.2% 5,392 84.9%
  Elsewhere: 6,597 21.8% 959 15.1%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 26,790 88.4% 5,973 94.0%

 
Median age of population: 40.9
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,781
Median weekly rent: $287
Average household size: 2.7


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 157 153 310 26 43 69
Primary State School: 1,145 1,119 2,264 192 202 394
Primary Catholic School: 217 223 440 138 127 265
Primary other Non-Government School: 164 133 297 20 18 38
Secondary State School: 763 802 1,565 178 181 359
Secondary Catholic School: 68 81 149 31 45 76
Secondary other Non-Government School: 204 215 419 21 35 56
Technical or Further Education Institution: 167 269 436 42 57 99
University or other Tertiary Institution: 154 374 528 34 80 114
Other type of Educational Institution: 57 124 181 9 24 33

NB: Data counts persons living within the parish, regardless of where they are educated.
This is not a count of enrolments at schools located in the parish.


SOME COMPARISONS

Total population 2011: 30,289
Total population 2006: 28,028
Increase/decrease: 8.1%
 
Catholic population 2011: 6,351
Catholic population 2006: 5,623
Increase/decrease: 12.9%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 15.1%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 16.5%
Total citizens 2011: 88.4%
Total citizens 2006: 87.5%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 20.6%
 Parish 
 21.0%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia23,7235,391 Iraq00 South East Europe76
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland5639 South Korea120
Cambodia00 Italy3122 South Africa13919
Canada548 Japan424 Sri Lanka169
China mainland400 Lebanon00 Thailand310
Croatia115 Macedonia40 Turkey00
Egypt50 Malaysia264 UK2,061206
Fiji150 Malta1811 USA11922
Germany23460 Netherlands18153 Vietnam70
Greece00 New Zealand1,339176 Born elsewhere527129
Hong Kong104 Philippines5946 Not stated1,392102
India469 Poland2719 Total30,2916,351
Indonesia320 Singapore277 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 78.3% 
 84.8% 
 Asia Pacific 
 5.5% 
 4.1% 
 Europe 
 8.7% 
 7.3% 
 Other 
 7.4% 
 3.8% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English28,1036,023Ukrainian40Thai195
Irish40Bosnian00Indonesian174
German16641Croatian58Malay100
Dutch7515Macedonian30Tagalog219
Afrikaans374Serbian200Filipino1416
Danish80Czech44Cantonese140
Norwegian00Polish3528Mandarin376
Swedish190Persian50Japanese6511
Finnish160Arabic103Korean80
French6324Hebrew00Aust Indigenous215
Greek30Turkish00Fijian00
Portuguese33Tamil00Maori100
Spanish5532Hindi70Samoan130
Italian4432Urdu30Tongan50
Maltese85Khmer77Auslan65
Russian110Vietnamese50   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 92.6% 
 Asian Pacific 
 0.9% 
 European 
 1.8% 
 Other 
 4.7% 

 


HIGHEST YEAR OF SCHOOL COMPLETED
Persons aged 15 years and over who are no longer attending primary or secondary school.

Total
  ALL PERSONS  CATHOLICS
 Males Females Males Females
Year 12 or equiv4,34339.3% 4,99143.5% 93840.0% 1,15345.0%
Year 11 or equiv9018.2% 9318.1% 2229.5% 2389.3%
Year 10 or equiv3,34830.3% 3,32128.9% 71230.4% 70827.7%
Year 9 or equiv7276.6% 6615.8% 1677.1% 1686.6%
Year 8 or below8027.3% 7326.4% 2018.6% 1766.9%
No schooling420.4% 210.2% 50.2% 70.3%
Not stated8798.0% 8257.2% 984.2% 1104.3%
Total11,042100.0% 11,482100.0% 2,343100.0% 2,560100.0%


TOTAL PERSONAL INCOME (WEEKLY)
Persons aged 15 years and over.

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil359402952709548130706
cath754351924700137
$1-199279423633567764306623
cath6657121011990129
$200-2996464729594198377196371,197
cath16121218223177488244
$300-39962464970115174284152651,017
cath1510617292765305204
$400-599781159416017518722089161,134
cath14192131383146227229
$600-7994213617324524428011043181,291
cath1240425054771960300
$800-99912681902913382339118101,251
cath0263553723919100254
$1000-124905819935529821356841,191
cath01644805645900250
$1250-14990211462552351053560803
cath0533505325800174
$1500-19990141132842531273334831
cath03206462231270191
$2000+09641821861134390606
cath08124540191200136
not stated12965111178179139884112942
cath145718171498395
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil3473975143199216601401,093
cath95118293643940235
$1-19933665158203158177794531,224
cath84124336293525215290
$200-2997570142212178326382142511,578
cath14133241267673398322
$300-39959781292632072793362071391,697
cath161335603245605329343
$400-59970122261437382328228113311,972
cath20224893785248173381
$600-799251092223453652117325141,389
cath5254788894917104334
$800-99933814222321911436133791
cath08295652251440188
$1000-124902110418017610221110615
cath0521485128400157
$1250-14990376118113741205401
cath002124311800094
$1500-19990338111109711890359
cath001322281040077
$2000+00144651351250163
cath0079151460051
not stated1044381139122106885231766
cath21041314181110091

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 29.1% 
 $300-599 
 26.4% 
 $600-999 
 21.8% 
 $1000-1499 
 13.6% 
 $1500+ 
 9.1% 


VOLUNTARY WORK FOR AN ORGANISATION OR GROUP
persons 15 years of age and over

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 4,881 20.6%
Catholics 1,070 21.8%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs30615.0%7516.0%
20-29yrs33413.4%6312.7%
30-39yrs71419.3%18123.0%
40-49yrs1,10523.2%23923.8%
50-59yrs89121.4%17921.7%
60-69yrs95825.9%17925.0%
70-79yrs46625.0%12932.1%
80+ yrs10611.4%2613.1%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,20820.7%
Baptist16533.0%
Catholic1,07021.8%
Hinduism847.1%
Islam417.4%
Jehovah W8745.3%
Judaism416.7%
Lutheran6614.6%
Mormon1633.3%
Orthodox710.6%
Pentecostal9541.1%
Presbyterian23923.3%
Salvation Army1824.3%
Seventh Day Adv2427.6%
Uniting42822.7%
No religion85317.4%