Census Data 2011

Parish : Wilston

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: 11,067
  Total males: 5,393  
  Total females: 5,674
Catholic population: 3,618
  Catholic males: 1,681  
  Catholic females: 1,937  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 4,154 48.9% 1,329 50.9%
  Separated: 163 1.9% 45 1.7%
  Divorced: 655 7.7% 181 6.9%
  Widowed: 272 3.2% 109 4.2%
  Never Married: 3,249 38.3% 947 36.3%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 3,872 49.2% 1,288 51.6%
  De facto relationship 812 10.3% 196 7.8%
  Not married: 3,186 40.5% 1,013 40.6%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 87 17
  Torres Strait Islander: 9 3
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 11 3

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 921 8.3% 326 9.0%
  5-14 years: 1,655 15.0% 682 18.9%
  15-24 years: 1,427 12.9% 488 13.5%
  25-34 years: 1,462 13.2% 359 9.9%
  35-44 years: 2,231 20.2% 662 18.3%
  45-54 years: 1,598 14.4% 510 14.1%
  55-64 years: 923 8.3% 273 7.5%
  65-74 years: 395 3.6% 140 3.9%
  75-84 years: 298 2.7% 126 3.5%
  85 years & over: 157 1.4% 51 1.4%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 8.3% 
 9.0% 
 5-14 yrs 
 15.0% 
 18.9% 
 15-24 yrs 
 12.9% 
 13.5% 
 25-34 yrs 
 13.2% 
 9.9% 
 35-44 yrs 
 20.2% 
 18.3% 
 45-54 yrs 
 14.4% 
 14.1% 
 55-64 yrs 
 8.3% 
 7.5% 
 65-74 yrs 
 3.6% 
 3.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 2.7% 
 3.5% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.4% 
 1.4% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 64.8%
Buddhist: 0.8%
Hindu: 0.6%
Islam: 0.4%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.4%
No religion: 25.5%
Not stated: 6.4%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 50.4% 32.7%
Anglicans: 26.8% 17.4%
Baptists: 1.7% 1.1%
Lutherans: 1.4% 0.9%
Mormons: 0.1% 0.1%
Orthodox: 1.3% 0.9%
Pentecostals: 1.0% 0.7%
Salvation Army: 0.3% 0.2%
Uniting Church: 8.9% 5.8%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 32.7%
 Anglican 
 17.4%
 Uniting 
 5.8%
 Lutheran 
 0.9%
 No Religion 
 25.5%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 8,719 78.8% 3,076 85.0%
  Elsewhere: 2,348 21.2% 542 15.0%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 9,810 88.6% 3,429 94.8%

 
Median age of population: 34.9
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,339
Median weekly rent: $394
Average household size: 2.8


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 106 111 217 45 46 91
Primary State School: 397 382 779 79 82 161
Primary Catholic School: 173 204 377 152 189 341
Primary other Non-Government School: 29 30 59 8 6 14
Secondary State School: 75 77 152 19 12 31
Secondary Catholic School: 138 94 232 108 79 187
Secondary other Non-Government School: 116 152 268 16 31 47
Technical or Further Education Institution: 78 77 155 17 25 42
University or other Tertiary Institution: 348 476 824 95 136 231
Other type of Educational Institution: 24 37 61 6 8 14

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: 11,067
Total population 2006: 9,437
Increase/decrease: 17.3%
 
Catholic population 2011: 3,618
Catholic population 2006: 3,243
Increase/decrease: 11.6%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 15.0%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 15.4%
Total citizens 2011: 88.6%
Total citizens 2006: 90.5%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 30.3%
 Parish 
 32.7%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia8,7243,059 Iraq00 South East Europe104
Bosnia and Herzegovina34 Ireland5032 South Korea200
Cambodia00 Italy9697 South Africa658
Canada517 Japan210 Sri Lanka2513
China mainland520 Lebanon00 Thailand164
Croatia00 Macedonia00 Turkey30
Egypt40 Malaysia4510 UK53287
Fiji180 Malta30 USA8220
Germany518 Netherlands2412 Vietnam80
Greece70 New Zealand35173 Born elsewhere26680
Hong Kong313 Philippines3227 Not stated35737
India8317 Poland1811 Total11,0693,617
Indonesia100 Singapore184 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 78.7% 
 84.4% 
 Asia Pacific 
 6.5% 
 4.2% 
 Europe 
 7.4% 
 7.5% 
 Other 
 7.5% 
 3.9% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English9,9023,311Ukrainian30Thai160
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian30
German6122Croatian117Malay73
Dutch213Macedonian00Tagalog98
Afrikaans140Serbian30Filipino1111
Danish170Czech00Cantonese415
Norwegian00Polish1816Mandarin550
Swedish40Persian96Japanese336
Finnish60Arabic63Korean130
French5018Hebrew00Aust Indigenous30
Greek270Turkish30Fijian00
Portuguese105Tamil50Maori00
Spanish3930Hindi140Samoan00
Italian166155Urdu00Tongan00
Maltese30Khmer00Auslan00
Russian160Vietnamese74   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 89.2% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.6% 
 European 
 4.0% 
 Other 
 4.1% 

 


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 equiv2,96975.2% 3,15374.9% 85972.7% 99469.6%
Year 11 or equiv1814.6% 1593.8% 736.2% 745.2%
Year 10 or equiv42310.7% 50512.0% 14512.3% 23116.2%
Year 9 or equiv501.3% 501.2% 282.4% 332.3%
Year 8 or below1183.0% 1643.9% 524.4% 614.3%
No schooling90.2% 100.2% 40.3% 70.5%
Not stated1965.0% 1684.0% 211.8% 282.0%
Total3,946100.0% 4,209100.0% 1,182100.0% 1,428100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil142182530818630250
cath673600300079
$1-1999841641517360190
cath3618039306075
$200-299213318191117403313205
cath6563752117373
$300-399183122202118213124206
cath770656615961
$400-599154848374546382610313
cath71510316111515092
$600-7994536650403818120281
cath016816141384079
$800-999043796036371040269
cath012211851000066
$1000-1249344928053541040340
cath0122317171900088
$1250-149901887906337800303
cath04182219700070
$1500-199901010414613852800458
cath042950518000142
$2000+0411648934112316001,089
cath004014810636600336
not stated1913395139186110196
cath65335300025
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil130176111538261173408
cath42510341510680130
$1-19914433347230201655359
cath6614824103305133
$200-29935572031283538409293
cath161461281520153109
$300-399193531472934505245342
cath101010151712172416131
$400-599156167957947463319462
cath62120282622181710168
$600-79957771112644517135409
cath02212402111640116
$800-99934495776435740329
cath0121924171400086
$1000-12490331171138752500407
cath01030383219500134
$1250-149907981219944000369
cath0042323118000123
$1500-1999037514912963900428
cath0520454214400130
$2000+006817711637050403
cath0017643611000128
not stated20142447261213919184
cath400160050934

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 21.2% 
 $300-599 
 16.4% 
 $600-999 
 15.8% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.8% 
 $1500+ 
 28.8% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 2,200 25.9%
Catholics 694 26.6%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs17525.3%6423.4%
20-29yrs31821.5%8221.1%
30-39yrs38621.7%10522.1%
40-49yrs70234.0%24837.5%
50-59yrs35229.1%10128.1%
60-69yrs16625.3%5526.6%
70-79yrs7021.1%2919.9%
80+ yrs3110.8%1010.1%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican40326.9%
Baptist3131.0%
Catholic69426.6%
Hinduism1322.8%
Islam927.3%
Jehovah W14100.0%
Judaism333.3%
Lutheran2731.8%
Mormon00.0%
Orthodox1421.9%
Pentecostal3156.4%
Presbyterian8129.5%
Salvation Army315.8%
Seventh Day Adv550.0%
Uniting17233.5%
No religion52523.8%