Census Data 2011

Parish : Upper Mt Gravatt

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: 23,777
  Total males: 11,651  
  Total females: 12,126
Catholic population: 4,638
  Catholic males: 2,174  
  Catholic females: 2,464  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 9,409 46.8% 1,850 47.8%
  Separated: 406 2.0% 93 2.4%
  Divorced: 1,230 6.1% 285 7.4%
  Widowed: 1,100 5.5% 263 6.8%
  Never Married: 7,973 39.6% 1,381 35.7%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 8,429 46.9% 1,757 48.7%
  De facto relationship 1,328 7.4% 295 8.2%
  Not married: 8,206 45.7% 1,555 43.1%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 172 38
  Torres Strait Islander: 28 4
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 12 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 1,454 6.1% 268 5.8%
  5-14 years: 2,199 9.2% 494 10.7%
  15-24 years: 4,445 18.7% 709 15.3%
  25-34 years: 4,584 19.3% 679 14.6%
  35-44 years: 2,930 12.3% 604 13.0%
  45-54 years: 2,611 11.0% 557 12.0%
  55-64 years: 2,417 10.2% 554 11.9%
  65-74 years: 1,574 6.6% 412 8.9%
  75-84 years: 993 4.2% 251 5.4%
  85 years & over: 569 2.4% 109 2.4%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.1% 
 5.8% 
 5-14 yrs 
 9.2% 
 10.7% 
 15-24 yrs 
 18.7% 
 15.3% 
 25-34 yrs 
 19.3% 
 14.6% 
 35-44 yrs 
 12.3% 
 13.0% 
 45-54 yrs 
 11.0% 
 12.0% 
 55-64 yrs 
 10.2% 
 11.9% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.6% 
 8.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 4.2% 
 5.4% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.4% 
 2.4% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 53.7%
Buddhist: 6.1%
Hindu: 3.1%
Islam: 3.6%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 2.7%
No religion: 21.9%
Not stated: 8.9%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 36.3% 19.5%
Anglicans: 18.7% 10.1%
Baptists: 4.7% 2.5%
Lutherans: 2.9% 1.6%
Mormons: 1.3% 0.7%
Orthodox: 6.1% 3.3%
Pentecostals: 4.2% 2.3%
Salvation Army: 0.3% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 9.3% 5.0%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 19.5%
 Anglican 
 10.1%
 Uniting 
 5.0%
 Lutheran 
 1.6%
 No Religion 
 21.9%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 12,065 50.7% 3,154 68.0%
  Elsewhere: 11,712 49.3% 1,484 32.0%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 17,128 72.0% 4,060 87.5%

 
Median age of population: 33.6
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,850
Median weekly rent: $358
Average household size: 2.7


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 110 116 226 25 25 50
Primary State School: 557 501 1,058 91 99 190
Primary Catholic School: 114 82 196 86 62 148
Primary other Non-Government School: 86 84 170 6 9 15
Secondary State School: 319 319 638 49 43 92
Secondary Catholic School: 118 114 232 61 73 134
Secondary other Non-Government School: 124 116 240 12 10 22
Technical or Further Education Institution: 328 323 651 43 58 101
University or other Tertiary Institution: 1,210 1,466 2,676 142 206 348
Other type of Educational Institution: 113 156 269 11 21 32

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: 23,777
Total population 2006: 22,423
Increase/decrease: 6.0%
 
Catholic population 2011: 4,638
Catholic population 2006: 5,073
Increase/decrease: -8.6%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 32.0%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 28.4%
Total citizens 2011: 72.0%
Total citizens 2006: 79.8%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 22.7%
 Parish 
 19.5%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia12,0413,085 Iraq240 South East Europe5610
Bosnia and Herzegovina10716 Ireland6046 South Korea991142
Cambodia290 Italy8775 South Africa23218
Canada403 Japan1000 Sri Lanka16336
China mainland1,61233 Lebanon2210 Thailand563
Croatia7028 Macedonia40 Turkey250
Egypt3010 Malaysia33446 UK63196
Fiji17411 Malta1010 USA565
Germany8833 Netherlands5417 Vietnam33658
Greece1040 New Zealand881128 Born elsewhere2,369313
Hong Kong41459 Philippines214146 Not stated1,23236
India89750 Poland3936 Total23,7784,640
Indonesia17865 Singapore12216 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 50.7% 
 66.7% 
 Asia Pacific 
 27.3% 
 16.7% 
 Europe 
 5.5% 
 9.1% 
 Other 
 16.5% 
 7.4% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English13,4433,555Ukrainian173Thai460
Irish00Bosnian690Indonesian14456
German5812Croatian8159Malay330
Dutch258Macedonian00Tagalog7754
Afrikaans450Serbian1906Filipino7158
Danish100Czech34Cantonese1,170130
Norwegian60Polish5047Mandarin2,53171
Swedish70Persian700Japanese1124
Finnish200Arabic24523Korean1,102147
French3918Hebrew00Aust Indigenous50
Greek3350Turkish290Fijian40
Portuguese2112Tamil1155Maori314
Spanish15774Hindi2683Samoan475
Italian134128Urdu400Tongan180
Maltese78Khmer160Auslan90
Russian730Vietnamese37076   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 55.4% 
 Asian Pacific 
 30.1% 
 European 
 5.1% 
 Other 
 9.4% 

 


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 equiv6,34767.4% 6,38563.3% 1,15163.3% 1,27559.9%
Year 11 or equiv3984.2% 4234.2% 1116.1% 1255.9%
Year 10 or equiv1,20912.8% 1,49414.8% 32517.9% 42019.7%
Year 9 or equiv2412.6% 2172.2% 532.9% 663.1%
Year 8 or below3363.6% 5545.5% 965.3% 1316.2%
No schooling941.0% 1021.0% 100.6% 50.2%
Not stated7988.5% 9129.0% 724.0% 1065.0%
Total9,423100.0% 10,087100.0% 1,818100.0% 2,128100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil349323202435276411051,101
cath59261561591000140
$1-1991941345531276331186559
cath4222570124100102
$200-2997213211857437313610129761
cath211511810626228127
$300-39945931276150781258541705
cath165178417322613138
$400-599421872479710512311864221,005
cath12302819182335165186
$600-79920159312131105105672311933
cath324453522192684186
$800-99991172811791509258120898
cath030274035211800171
$1000-12490713061521431224490847
cath016541932361300170
$1250-14990282171591321012230662
cath01545393629070171
$1500-199902123324317511528110826
cath0348664035800200
$2000+0101291921671392960672
cath0026413538600146
not stated76119172908073546148773
cath446034818451
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil323453346181132173512141,684
cath5230342626321300213
$1-19921715912095938453204845
cath4414151819121665149
$200-2996817115010010212018593341,023
cath1835171493346314207
$300-39941109140961181391771961201,136
cath82315193229415436257
$400-5994616723917916318114890631,276
cath74241384459482016315
$600-799171252811831791207221231,021
cath728493944362303229
$800-99958423714114410920177764
cath021544226221670188
$1000-12494682331351331021490698
cath01346273230360157
$1250-149901815298986211110450
cath0332303320000118
$1500-19990411911894651447425
cath0330303220400119
$2000+0046746429760226
cath0014217450051
not stated679712394637370102141830
cath1236103910161786

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 32.2% 
 $300-599 
 22.2% 
 $600-999 
 19.5% 
 $1000-1499 
 14.6% 
 $1500+ 
 11.5% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 3,607 17.9%
Catholics 661 17.1%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs27217.1%5016.4%
20-29yrs86115.8%11214.2%
30-39yrs60016.9%8814.8%
40-49yrs62723.6%14125.0%
50-59yrs50419.8%9917.3%
60-69yrs45322.1%9418.6%
70-79yrs23018.6%5919.0%
80+ yrs595.8%187.8%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican43020.1%
Baptist15531.3%
Catholic66117.1%
Hinduism9716.2%
Islam11217.3%
Jehovah W4648.9%
Judaism654.5%
Lutheran9429.8%
Mormon7264.3%
Orthodox10416.4%
Pentecostal14732.7%
Presbyterian12719.4%
Salvation Army1132.4%
Seventh Day Adv6537.6%
Uniting22821.9%
No religion57613.0%