Census Data 2011

Parish : Bulimba

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: 20,419
  Total males: 10,017  
  Total females: 10,402
Catholic population: 5,953
  Catholic males: 2,733  
  Catholic females: 3,220  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 7,219 43.4% 2,099 45.7%
  Separated: 443 2.7% 123 2.7%
  Divorced: 1,480 8.9% 348 7.6%
  Widowed: 508 3.1% 154 3.4%
  Never Married: 6,971 41.9% 1,866 40.7%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 6,510 43.7% 1,990 45.8%
  De facto relationship 2,099 14.1% 495 11.4%
  Not married: 6,297 42.2% 1,864 42.9%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 154 43
  Torres Strait Islander: 14 5
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 10 4

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 1,435 7.0% 447 7.5%
  5-14 years: 2,361 11.6% 919 15.4%
  15-24 years: 2,473 12.1% 731 12.3%
  25-34 years: 4,028 19.7% 1,002 16.8%
  35-44 years: 3,842 18.8% 1,079 18.1%
  45-54 years: 2,841 13.9% 796 13.4%
  55-64 years: 1,903 9.3% 533 9.0%
  65-74 years: 839 4.1% 247 4.1%
  75-84 years: 465 2.3% 148 2.5%
  85 years & over: 232 1.1% 51 0.9%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.0% 
 7.5% 
 5-14 yrs 
 11.6% 
 15.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 12.1% 
 12.3% 
 25-34 yrs 
 19.7% 
 16.8% 
 35-44 yrs 
 18.8% 
 18.1% 
 45-54 yrs 
 13.9% 
 13.4% 
 55-64 yrs 
 9.3% 
 9.0% 
 65-74 yrs 
 4.1% 
 4.1% 
 75-84 yrs 
 2.3% 
 2.5% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.1% 
 0.9% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 62.5%
Buddhist: 1.2%
Hindu: 0.4%
Islam: 0.5%
Judaism: 0.2%
Other religions: 1.8%
No religion: 25.0%
Not stated: 8.4%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 46.6% 29.2%
Anglicans: 29.4% 18.4%
Baptists: 1.7% 1.0%
Lutherans: 1.4% 0.9%
Mormons: 0.3% 0.2%
Orthodox: 2.8% 1.7%
Pentecostals: 0.9% 0.6%
Salvation Army: 0.1% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 8.4% 5.3%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 29.2%
 Anglican 
 18.4%
 Uniting 
 5.3%
 Lutheran 
 0.9%
 No Religion 
 25.0%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 14,658 71.8% 4,729 79.4%
  Elsewhere: 5,761 28.2% 1,224 20.6%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 16,932 82.9% 5,311 89.2%

 
Median age of population: 34.1
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,522
Median weekly rent: $382
Average household size: 2.5


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 133 151 284 51 67 118
Primary State School: 470 435 905 83 76 159
Primary Catholic School: 232 282 514 216 248 464
Primary other Non-Government School: 127 109 236 40 15 55
Secondary State School: 105 70 175 11 10 21
Secondary Catholic School: 157 205 362 118 134 252
Secondary other Non-Government School: 258 208 466 47 31 78
Technical or Further Education Institution: 149 178 327 34 41 75
University or other Tertiary Institution: 536 718 1,254 132 223 355
Other type of Educational Institution: 80 108 188 19 32 51

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: 20,419
Total population 2006: 18,776
Increase/decrease: 8.8%
 
Catholic population 2011: 5,953
Catholic population 2006: 5,344
Increase/decrease: 11.4%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 20.6%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 17.0%
Total citizens 2011: 82.9%
Total citizens 2006: 84.9%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 29.6%
 Parish 
 29.2%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia14,6624,729 Iraq30 South East Europe140
Bosnia and Herzegovina83 Ireland173151 South Korea325
Cambodia50 Italy6455 South Africa17929
Canada10427 Japan613 Sri Lanka289
China mainland500 Lebanon30 Thailand433
Croatia74 Macedonia80 Turkey160
Egypt70 Malaysia669 UK1,393258
Fiji3711 Malta53 USA15949
Germany9225 Netherlands589 Vietnam333
Greece170 New Zealand827136 Born elsewhere763268
Hong Kong4311 Philippines7357 Not stated1,15952
India14613 Poland3320 Total20,4185,953
Indonesia318 Singapore333 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 71.8% 
 79.4% 
 Asia Pacific 
 7.4% 
 4.6% 
 Europe 
 9.4% 
 10.0% 
 Other 
 11.4% 
 6.1% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English17,6145,396Ukrainian30Thai396
Irish1213Bosnian30Indonesian214
German9427Croatian2522Malay75
Dutch388Macedonian50Tagalog3128
Afrikaans364Serbian204Filipino84
Danish290Czech133Cantonese6710
Norwegian80Polish3023Mandarin9211
Swedish70Persian240Japanese8112
Finnish80Arabic227Korean354
French10045Hebrew50Aust Indigenous00
Greek1170Turkish270Fijian70
Portuguese4626Tamil30Maori80
Spanish152101Hindi560Samoan103
Italian12091Urdu00Tongan00
Maltese00Khmer90Auslan108
Russian300Vietnamese398   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 86.2% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.9% 
 European 
 4.2% 
 Other 
 6.7% 

 


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 equiv5,56771.0% 5,86871.1% 1,52073.6% 1,83972.8%
Year 11 or equiv3895.0% 3744.5% 1296.2% 1345.3%
Year 10 or equiv91511.7% 1,08213.1% 27713.4% 34913.8%
Year 9 or equiv1542.0% 1211.5% 432.1% 532.1%
Year 8 or below1842.3% 3053.7% 522.5% 1004.0%
No schooling240.3% 30.0% 50.2% 00.0%
Not stated6037.7% 4976.0% 391.9% 522.1%
Total7,836100.0% 8,250100.0% 2,065100.0% 2,527100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil24137432044252100431
cath8012161253700135
$1-19914855151322221380296
cath3914036564077
$200-299225135312140434211296
cath514773111616382
$300-399235044523151816213407
cath818151341023153109
$400-599319275474556563513450
cath820815181613110109
$600-799119516791666633108547
cath32821281715635126
$800-99969220312572582235586
cath52739372412900153
$1000-1249076267156117861774730
cath02776443316000196
$1250-1499035243144101732260624
cath01365393523800183
$1500-199972433228921414324401,037
cath11498665741300280
$2000+0937577959726442402,070
cath009022016683600565
not stated5174154120996935245631
cath446104766350
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil17247119186103843040745
cath591729553124900224
$1-199174495812076622978583
cath72129302317765181
$200-299467262606864494314478
cath12151217202118173135
$300-3992564708362801059573657
cath61820292225313916206
$400-59923100153143112102845536808
cath41645443838271712241
$600-799131352131779410241147796
cath447705427312200255
$800-9993106249141144832163756
cath03481463521900226
$1000-1249079324168139991206827
cath03173564329000232
$1250-1499028272174111771240678
cath08914236260100213
$1500-1999017272252221781470861
cath01180897228600286
$2000+0616435520472900810
cath005311670221100272
not stated36491191177948262322519
cath1460109843054

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 18.3% 
 $300-599 
 15.2% 
 $600-999 
 17.6% 
 $1000-1499 
 18.2% 
 $1500+ 
 30.7% 


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 21.7%
Catholics 1,097 23.9%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs22722.0%7923.6%
20-29yrs67819.1%19321.0%
30-39yrs74019.4%20821.2%
40-49yrs96327.7%32231.7%
50-59yrs56823.8%18027.2%
60-69yrs28621.5%8021.6%
70-79yrs11219.5%2513.6%
80+ yrs337.2%108.1%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican69722.7%
Baptist4925.3%
Catholic1,09723.9%
Hinduism1117.2%
Islam57.2%
Jehovah W1745.9%
Judaism620.7%
Lutheran4225.9%
Mormon1026.3%
Orthodox5320.2%
Pentecostal4545.0%
Presbyterian13226.7%
Salvation Army630.0%
Seventh Day Adv932.1%
Uniting25126.8%
No religion82619.8%