Census Data 2011

Parish : Albany Creek

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: 28,838
  Total males: 14,319  
  Total females: 14,519
Catholic population: 8,297
  Catholic males: 4,034  
  Catholic females: 4,263  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 13,318 59.9% 3,654 59.3%
  Separated: 505 2.3% 146 2.4%
  Divorced: 1,372 6.2% 360 5.8%
  Widowed: 727 3.3% 176 2.9%
  Never Married: 6,304 28.4% 1,824 29.6%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 12,581 60.0% 3,542 59.6%
  De facto relationship 1,422 6.8% 371 6.2%
  Not married: 6,959 33.2% 2,032 34.2%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 184 47
  Torres Strait Islander: 14 5
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 18 5

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 1,895 6.6% 573 6.9%
  5-14 years: 4,715 16.4% 1,567 18.9%
  15-24 years: 4,257 14.8% 1,289 15.5%
  25-34 years: 2,577 8.9% 716 8.6%
  35-44 years: 4,664 16.2% 1,286 15.5%
  45-54 years: 4,977 17.3% 1,383 16.7%
  55-64 years: 3,192 11.1% 846 10.2%
  65-74 years: 1,602 5.6% 400 4.8%
  75-84 years: 707 2.5% 188 2.3%
  85 years & over: 251 0.9% 50 0.6%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.6% 
 6.9% 
 5-14 yrs 
 16.4% 
 18.9% 
 15-24 yrs 
 14.8% 
 15.5% 
 25-34 yrs 
 8.9% 
 8.6% 
 35-44 yrs 
 16.2% 
 15.5% 
 45-54 yrs 
 17.3% 
 16.7% 
 55-64 yrs 
 11.1% 
 10.2% 
 65-74 yrs 
 5.6% 
 4.8% 
 75-84 yrs 
 2.5% 
 2.3% 
 85+ yrs 
 0.9% 
 0.6% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 73.1%
Buddhist: 0.6%
Hindu: 0.5%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 0.8%
No religion: 19.3%
Not stated: 5.5%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 39.4% 28.8%
Anglicans: 27.9% 20.4%
Baptists: 5.7% 4.1%
Lutherans: 2.3% 1.7%
Mormons: 0.2% 0.2%
Orthodox: 0.8% 0.6%
Pentecostals: 2.5% 1.9%
Salvation Army: 0.4% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 10.2% 7.4%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 28.8%
 Anglican 
 20.4%
 Uniting 
 7.4%
 Lutheran 
 1.7%
 No Religion 
 19.3%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 22,803 79.1% 7,097 85.5%
  Elsewhere: 6,035 20.9% 1,200 14.5%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 26,187 90.8% 7,916 95.4%

 
Median age of population: 37.0
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,938
Median weekly rent: $328
Average household size: 3.1


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 195 193 388 55 66 121
Primary State School: 1,015 933 1,948 177 170 347
Primary Catholic School: 390 404 794 351 373 724
Primary other Non-Government School: 248 252 500 32 26 58
Secondary State School: 584 528 1,112 113 110 223
Secondary Catholic School: 377 326 703 282 236 518
Secondary other Non-Government School: 331 336 667 27 28 55
Technical or Further Education Institution: 270 248 518 77 68 145
University or other Tertiary Institution: 552 730 1,282 168 226 394
Other type of Educational Institution: 55 107 162 9 26 35

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: 28,838
Total population 2006: 26,948
Increase/decrease: 7.0%
 
Catholic population 2011: 8,297
Catholic population 2006: 7,653
Increase/decrease: 8.4%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 14.5%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 13.1%
Total citizens 2011: 90.8%
Total citizens 2006: 90.6%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 30.3%
 Parish 
 28.8%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia22,7747,097 Iraq46 South East Europe130
Bosnia and Herzegovina110 Ireland8865 South Korea80
Cambodia30 Italy10791 South Africa57360
Canada6518 Japan290 Sri Lanka2913
China mainland360 Lebanon30 Thailand265
Croatia1513 Macedonia50 Turkey00
Egypt118 Malaysia6513 UK1,804246
Fiji8810 Malta1312 USA11227
Germany10631 Netherlands10037 Vietnam133
Greece110 New Zealand957150 Born elsewhere625152
Hong Kong300 Philippines8678 Not stated82974
India10130 Poland5040 Total28,8368,295
Indonesia276 Singapore3010 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 79.1% 
 85.6% 
 Asia Pacific 
 5.0% 
 3.8% 
 Europe 
 8.0% 
 7.1% 
 Other 
 7.8% 
 3.5% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English26,6167,760Ukrainian43Thai325
Irish00Bosnian150Indonesian165
German10529Croatian1111Malay64
Dutch4911Macedonian30Tagalog3733
Afrikaans1516Serbian30Filipino2018
Danish153Czech34Cantonese7910
Norwegian44Polish6556Mandarin443
Swedish110Persian70Japanese448
Finnish30Arabic3816Korean70
French4517Hebrew40Aust Indigenous00
Greek430Turkish00Fijian00
Portuguese1412Tamil120Maori100
Spanish4323Hindi815Samoan176
Italian178142Urdu00Tongan00
Maltese67Khmer00Auslan50
Russian130Vietnamese214   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 92.2% 
 Asian Pacific 
 1.6% 
 European 
 2.1% 
 Other 
 4.0% 

 


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 equiv6,18360.7% 6,35059.7% 1,75259.0% 1,89959.5%
Year 11 or equiv7607.5% 6616.2% 2689.0% 2427.6%
Year 10 or equiv2,25022.1% 2,48323.3% 67222.6% 77224.2%
Year 9 or equiv2382.3% 3102.9% 1103.7% 1003.1%
Year 8 or below2952.9% 3563.3% 1103.7% 932.9%
No schooling260.3% 160.2% 50.2% 50.2%
Not stated4424.3% 4644.4% 511.7% 792.5%
Total10,194100.0% 10,640100.0% 2,968100.0% 3,190100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil537541837445129110781
cath179120102371550251
$1-199425811524274052110675
cath13914058121440196
$200-299937837312450149738543
cath2922141031343155154
$300-3999187342828571118012528
cath223371081024264144
$400-5991061276469751241496821803
cath38322121122731180200
$600-79936170123126136135831717843
cath749403438371230220
$800-999109717318320917758110918
cath331504555491140248
$1000-124968122229829720454441,170
cath023628591561800335
$1250-149902819028030918837501,037
cath0851659045860273
$1500-199902617747050623825001,442
cath0749138140621200408
$2000+0813759363827431501,686
cath0349177181671000487
not stated8338499212347373812519
cath136387439053
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil396506917616020933471,104
cath1251418494154700308
$1-19949394115221121128751841,269
cath15022255934381870353
$200-2999510080137771511617324898
cath30322139223648114243
$300-399717670165160140210103371,032
cath252422334449453811291
$400-5996412115830835320516186341,490
cath1742428810067482411439
$600-799271421962983371845029141,277
cath1453609995469100386
$800-9998791432433011382674949
cath42738749742740293
$1000-124976017925431614211113983
cath02450748856000292
$1250-14990111481932361091470718
cath0346637226500215
$1500-199907107213278105600716
cath0329578230300204
$2000+003514012441706353
cath00124034500091
not stated633139859954344742494
cath84432071171175

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 25.1% 
 $300-599 
 18.1% 
 $600-999 
 18.6% 
 $1000-1499 
 18.4% 
 $1500+ 
 19.7% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 5,057 22.8%
Catholics 1,330 21.6%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs56021.4%16520.5%
20-29yrs51018.3%11714.4%
30-39yrs70819.7%18418.5%
40-49yrs1,46128.4%37827.0%
50-59yrs96923.8%25723.1%
60-69yrs56923.2%14622.4%
70-79yrs22822.4%7227.1%
80+ yrs539.5%1210.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican99120.8%
Baptist41547.0%
Catholic1,33021.6%
Hinduism2016.0%
Islam1024.4%
Jehovah W6956.1%
Judaism00.0%
Lutheran10229.8%
Mormon1756.7%
Orthodox2317.8%
Pentecostal22655.1%
Presbyterian21424.0%
Salvation Army2535.2%
Seventh Day Adv1037.0%
Uniting40622.7%
No religion69417.1%