Census Data 2011

Parish : Bowen Hills

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: 2,428
  Total males: 1,333  
  Total females: 1,095
Catholic population: 568
  Catholic males: 270  
  Catholic females: 298  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 636 27.6% 163 30.4%
  Separated: 59 2.6% 16 3.0%
  Divorced: 202 8.8% 48 9.0%
  Widowed: 74 3.2% 26 4.9%
  Never Married: 1,335 57.9% 283 52.8%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 517 26.7% 140 28.7%
  De facto relationship 310 16.0% 77 15.8%
  Not married: 1,111 57.3% 271 55.5%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 22 5
  Torres Strait Islander: 10 0
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 0 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 61 2.5% 17 3.0%
  5-14 years: 58 2.4% 19 3.4%
  15-24 years: 422 17.4% 86 15.2%
  25-34 years: 791 32.6% 176 31.0%
  35-44 years: 364 15.0% 94 16.6%
  45-54 years: 251 10.3% 58 10.2%
  55-64 years: 249 10.3% 63 11.1%
  65-74 years: 143 5.9% 34 6.0%
  75-84 years: 75 3.1% 15 2.6%
  85 years & over: 14 0.6% 5 0.9%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 2.5% 
 3.0% 
 5-14 yrs 
 2.4% 
 3.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 17.4% 
 15.2% 
 25-34 yrs 
 32.6% 
 31.0% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.0% 
 16.6% 
 45-54 yrs 
 10.3% 
 10.2% 
 55-64 yrs 
 10.3% 
 11.1% 
 65-74 yrs 
 5.9% 
 6.0% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.1% 
 2.6% 
 85+ yrs 
 0.6% 
 0.9% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 50.5%
Buddhist: 3.1%
Hindu: 1.9%
Islam: 1.6%
Judaism: 0.8%
Other religions: 2.2%
No religion: 28.5%
Not stated: 11.4%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 46.4% 23.4%
Anglicans: 28.2% 14.2%
Baptists: 1.9% 0.9%
Lutherans: 2.7% 1.4%
Mormons: 0.0% 0.0%
Orthodox: 1.8% 0.9%
Pentecostals: 1.0% 0.5%
Salvation Army: 0.0% 0.0%
Uniting Church: 8.2% 4.2%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 23.4%
 Anglican 
 14.2%
 Uniting 
 4.2%
 Lutheran 
 1.4%
 No Religion 
 28.5%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 1,444 59.5% 375 66.0%
  Elsewhere: 984 40.5% 193 34.0%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 1,710 70.4% 447 78.7%

 
Median age of population: 37.6
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,856
Median weekly rent: $358
Average household size: 1.9


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 3 6 9 0 7 7
Primary State School: 12 6 18 0 0 0
Primary Catholic School: 6 4 10 3 5 8
Primary other Non-Government School: 3 7 10 0 4 4
Secondary State School: 12 9 21 3 0 3
Secondary Catholic School: 3 3 6 3 0 3
Secondary other Non-Government School: 6 3 9 0 0 0
Technical or Further Education Institution: 35 33 68 3 4 7
University or other Tertiary Institution: 101 106 207 18 26 44
Other type of Educational Institution: 13 26 39 4 8 12

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: 2,428
Total population 2006: 2,240
Increase/decrease: 8.4%
 
Catholic population 2011: 568
Catholic population 2006: 532
Increase/decrease: 6.8%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 34.0%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 24.6%
Total citizens 2011: 70.4%
Total citizens 2006: 76.4%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 26.3%
 Parish 
 23.4%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia1,449375 Iraq00 South East Europe40
Bosnia and Herzegovina40 Ireland2824 South Korea4214
Cambodia00 Italy1412 South Africa198
Canada104 Japan120 Sri Lanka40
China mainland280 Lebanon00 Thailand170
Croatia40 Macedonia00 Turkey00
Egypt00 Malaysia123 UK10014
Fiji30 Malta00 USA346
Germany153 Netherlands70 Vietnam40
Greece00 New Zealand11721 Born elsewhere16438
Hong Kong244 Philippines2521 Not stated2045
India564 Poland109 Total2,429568
Indonesia63 Singapore130 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 59.4% 
 66.0% 
 Asia Pacific 
 14.7% 
 12.7% 
 Europe 
 7.4% 
 11.3% 
 Other 
 18.5% 
 10.0% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English1,778454Ukrainian00Thai170
Irish00Bosnian40Indonesian30
German110Croatian33Malay90
Dutch70Macedonian00Tagalog1817
Afrikaans60Serbian50Filipino93
Danish00Czech00Cantonese303
Norwegian00Polish66Mandarin440
Swedish00Persian70Japanese70
Finnish00Arabic264Korean4014
French85Hebrew30Aust Indigenous30
Greek100Turkish30Fijian30
Portuguese157Tamil30Maori00
Spanish4127Hindi130Samoan00
Italian2621Urdu00Tongan00
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan30
Russian00Vietnamese40   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 73.2% 
 Asian Pacific 
 9.8% 
 European 
 6.8% 
 Other 
 10.2% 

 


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 equiv86368.4% 72170.0% 18070.3% 19970.8%
Year 11 or equiv715.6% 605.8% 166.3% 238.2%
Year 10 or equiv13010.3% 11010.7% 3814.8% 3913.9%
Year 9 or equiv342.7% 181.7% 83.1% 41.4%
Year 8 or below292.3% 252.4% 72.7% 93.2%
No schooling40.3% 30.3% 00.0% 00.0%
Not stated13110.4% 939.0% 72.7% 72.5%
Total1,262100.0% 1,030100.0% 256100.0% 281100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil13101345690060
cath0070000007
$1-199510050000020
cath0000000000
$200-29953211418660073
cath00580000013
$300-399411178131375078
cath00007700014
$400-599327211914101160111
cath070155300030
$600-7990393914810640120
cath08634300024
$800-999018461766440101
cath03990400025
$1000-124901854171211500117
cath032045000032
$1250-1499011451610780097
cath07750070026
$1500-199901064341519090151
cath0016104600036
$2000+03706322431400215
cath0014138390047
not stated8194022188880131
cath0000000000
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1510281411930090
cath53870000023
$1-19943646570035
cath0000700007
$200-29971712710686073
cath53603080025
$300-39931374910123566
cath09008000017
$400-5999202597111465106
cath07306430023
$600-7993273818113300103
cath081163000028
$800-999023409111100094
cath071403400028
$1000-1249016569619000106
cath051700900031
$1250-149901448135300083
cath031780700035
$1500-199900432651509098
cath001070706030
$2000+0029131511910087
cath00900507021
not stated51829712876092
cath0300040007

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 16.5% 
 $300-599 
 17.1% 
 $600-999 
 20.2% 
 $1000-1499 
 19.1% 
 $1500+ 
 27.0% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 396 17.2%
Catholics 84 15.6%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs1012.2%323.1%
20-29yrs11313.7%1910.7%
30-39yrs8616.9%2116.5%
40-49yrs6021.2%1421.2%
50-59yrs6224.4%1825.7%
60-69yrs4420.6%36.4%
70-79yrs1919.8%621.4%
80+ yrs48.5%00.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican6519.8%
Baptist521.7%
Catholic8515.8%
Hinduism38.3%
Islam00.0%
Jehovah W750.0%
Judaism844.4%
Lutheran1137.9%
Mormon00.0%
Orthodox00.0%
Pentecostal753.8%
Presbyterian1022.2%
Salvation Army00.0%
Seventh Day Adv00.0%
Uniting2020.4%
No religion11918.1%