Census Data 2011

Parish : Alexandra Hills Capalaba

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: 39,509
  Total males: 19,561  
  Total females: 19,948
Catholic population: 9,537
  Catholic males: 4,543  
  Catholic females: 4,994  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 15,707 49.9% 3,740 49.7%
  Separated: 1,020 3.2% 261 3.5%
  Divorced: 2,874 9.1% 654 8.7%
  Widowed: 1,402 4.5% 318 4.2%
  Never Married: 10,456 33.2% 2,556 33.9%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 14,785 50.3% 3,598 49.9%
  De facto relationship 3,098 10.5% 712 9.9%
  Not married: 11,490 39.1% 2,907 40.3%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 663 129
  Torres Strait Islander: 43 6
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 15 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 2,739 6.9% 630 6.6%
  5-14 years: 5,315 13.5% 1,372 14.4%
  15-24 years: 5,821 14.7% 1,494 15.7%
  25-34 years: 5,122 13.0% 1,186 12.4%
  35-44 years: 5,426 13.7% 1,289 13.5%
  45-54 years: 5,753 14.6% 1,452 15.2%
  55-64 years: 5,055 12.8% 1,164 12.2%
  65-74 years: 2,507 6.3% 565 5.9%
  75-84 years: 1,239 3.1% 293 3.1%
  85 years & over: 531 1.3% 91 1.0%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.9% 
 6.6% 
 5-14 yrs 
 13.5% 
 14.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 14.7% 
 15.7% 
 25-34 yrs 
 13.0% 
 12.4% 
 35-44 yrs 
 13.7% 
 13.5% 
 45-54 yrs 
 14.6% 
 15.2% 
 55-64 yrs 
 12.8% 
 12.2% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.3% 
 5.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.1% 
 3.1% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.3% 
 1.0% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 67.4%
Buddhist: 0.8%
Hindu: 0.5%
Islam: 0.7%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.2%
No religion: 22.3%
Not stated: 7.1%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 35.8% 24.1%
Anglicans: 18.2% 12.3%
Baptists: 2.5% 1.7%
Lutherans: 1.1% 0.7%
Mormons: 0.5% 0.4%
Orthodox: 0.6% 0.4%
Pentecostals: 1.0% 0.7%
Salvation Army: 0.4% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 6.3% 4.2%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 24.1%
 Anglican 
 12.3%
 Uniting 
 4.2%
 Lutheran 
 0.7%
 No Religion 
 22.3%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 30,300 76.7% 7,704 80.8%
  Elsewhere: 9,209 23.3% 1,833 19.2%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 34,894 88.3% 8,846 92.8%

 
Median age of population: 36.5
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,905
Median weekly rent: $320
Average household size: 2.7


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 235 215 450 68 45 113
Primary State School: 1,269 1,127 2,396 205 180 385
Primary Catholic School: 374 321 695 273 238 511
Primary other Non-Government School: 210 200 410 20 32 52
Secondary State School: 880 845 1,725 169 174 343
Secondary Catholic School: 172 129 301 128 106 234
Secondary other Non-Government School: 240 302 542 40 59 99
Technical or Further Education Institution: 365 500 865 96 147 243
University or other Tertiary Institution: 457 714 1,171 114 208 322
Other type of Educational Institution: 94 155 249 14 41 55

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.


Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 24.1%
 Parish 
 24.1%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia30,2917,704 Iraq00 South East Europe153
Bosnia and Herzegovina170 Ireland8662 South Korea190
Cambodia80 Italy7061 South Africa35238
Canada7822 Japan360 Sri Lanka5016
China mainland850 Lebanon163 Thailand340
Croatia4533 Macedonia90 Turkey420
Egypt194 Malaysia6615 UK2,281296
Fiji1059 Malta2921 USA9922
Germany21082 Netherlands14433 Vietnam3412
Greece250 New Zealand2,292356 Born elsewhere917298
Hong Kong153 Philippines251197 Not stated1,467107
India16137 Poland8167 Total39,5099,532
Indonesia5220 Singapore3311 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 76.7% 
 80.8% 
 Asia Pacific 
 8.1% 
 7.1% 
 Europe 
 7.7% 
 7.6% 
 Other 
 7.6% 
 4.5% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English21,6595,216Ukrainian30Thai190
Irish40Bosnian110Indonesian144
German8822Croatian4632Malay70
Dutch386Macedonian50Tagalog5242
Afrikaans430Serbian80Filipino5037
Danish150Czech40Cantonese330
Norwegian00Polish7162Mandarin500
Swedish60Persian180Japanese334
Finnish240Arabic4714Korean50
French4933Hebrew00Aust Indigenous159
Greek260Turkish340Fijian30
Portuguese84Tamil150Maori200
Spanish7359Hindi584Samoan335
Italian6651Urdu40Tongan243
Maltese66Khmer00Auslan197
Russian425Vietnamese3716   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 91.0% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.0% 
 European 
 2.6% 
 Other 
 4.5% 

 


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 equiv6,62545.2% 7,31447.5% 1,56444.8% 1,99649.4%
Year 11 or equiv1,2648.6% 1,0967.1% 36210.4% 3248.0%
Year 10 or equiv4,30429.3% 4,58729.8% 1,04329.9% 1,16628.9%
Year 9 or equiv7264.9% 6724.4% 1895.4% 1914.7%
Year 8 or below8195.6% 8785.7% 1855.3% 2215.5%
No schooling430.3% 380.2% 180.5% 120.3%
Not stated8866.0% 8105.3% 1323.8% 1313.2%
Total14,667100.0% 15,395100.0% 3,493100.0% 4,041100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil54695577163992630960
cath1462891212131000230
$1-1994401013542489464220846
cath1172061617181160211
$200-299117108828598186308204321,220
cath35211123194481559298
$300-399123107736493155254144601,073
cath4231157263745309242
$400-599134193115120125218171101361,213
cath31412719295431267265
$600-799613073922582722921132351,723
cath1162986651662830385
$800-99916222428366362302681451,783
cath44981859174800392
$1000-1249012045648342534468401,900
cath036113128107681360471
$1250-149905733037434921226401,352
cath014708685451000310
$1500-199903630738739427828001,430
cath0147810510853900367
$2000+3131332803411912760994
cath01029677751400238
not stated10877132125171121564632868
cath215881617011086
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil4188411314220331536701,318
cath13231333340631640352
$1-199558128191221183193822381,587
cath14337424843312960379
$200-299129141175181196336362162371,719
cath31376050658777360443
$300-399911222092002322733682581161,869
cath193845526380885425464
$400-5991162673754414273902161101382,480
cath2970899611897523234617
$600-799323064154664973058931102,151
cath586901161397120150542
$800-9998160365320370243210121,499
cath7381067910868800414
$1000-124948330127830618530001,187
cath024737894651000344
$1250-1499023183169197921000674
cath0452395822400179
$1500-199901211316819985950591
cath0024484624500147
$2000+0025588535700210
cath0091631600062
not stated9659119127120113687431807
cath2232011912510698

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 25.8% 
 $300-599 
 22.1% 
 $600-999 
 24.0% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.2% 
 $1500+ 
 10.9% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 5,252 16.7%
Catholics 1,157 15.4%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs26814.6%6213.1%
20-29yrs44413.1%9311.4%
30-39yrs53016.3%11515.2%
40-49yrs74222.2%17221.1%
50-59yrs55817.1%12716.5%
60-69yrs36217.1%8917.6%
70-79yrs15716.1%3815.7%
80+ yrs426.2%53.9%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican65115.7%
Baptist17132.8%
Catholic69815.5%
Hinduism1619.3%
Islam1011.8%
Jehovah W5846.8%
Judaism00.0%
Lutheran4317.6%
Mormon4742.0%
Orthodox128.6%
Pentecostal10649.5%
Presbyterian14017.4%
Salvation Army3234.4%
Seventh Day Adv1526.3%
Uniting25618.1%
No religion49412.6%