Census Data 2011

Parish : Buranda

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: 3,501
  Total males: 1,847  
  Total females: 1,654
Catholic population: 652
  Catholic males: 330  
  Catholic females: 322  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 912 29.9% 177 31.4%
  Separated: 74 2.4% 13 2.3%
  Divorced: 258 8.5% 56 9.9%
  Widowed: 120 3.9% 39 6.9%
  Never Married: 1,686 55.3% 279 49.5%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 763 29.1% 164 31.8%
  De facto relationship 327 12.5% 44 8.5%
  Not married: 1,531 58.4% 308 59.7%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 38 6
  Torres Strait Islander: 10 3
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 0 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 178 5.1% 27 4.1%
  5-14 years: 273 7.8% 60 9.2%
  15-24 years: 669 19.1% 100 15.4%
  25-34 years: 853 24.4% 129 19.8%
  35-44 years: 540 15.4% 97 14.9%
  45-54 years: 403 11.5% 96 14.7%
  55-64 years: 279 8.0% 62 9.5%
  65-74 years: 148 4.2% 39 6.0%
  75-84 years: 117 3.3% 26 4.0%
  85 years & over: 41 1.2% 15 2.3%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 5.1% 
 4.1% 
 5-14 yrs 
 7.8% 
 9.2% 
 15-24 yrs 
 19.1% 
 15.4% 
 25-34 yrs 
 24.4% 
 19.8% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.4% 
 14.9% 
 45-54 yrs 
 11.5% 
 14.7% 
 55-64 yrs 
 8.0% 
 9.5% 
 65-74 yrs 
 4.2% 
 6.0% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.3% 
 4.0% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.2% 
 2.3% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 42.8%
Buddhist: 4.3%
Hindu: 2.7%
Islam: 2.3%
Judaism: 0.2%
Other religions: 3.4%
No religion: 30.6%
Not stated: 13.7%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 43.5% 18.6%
Anglicans: 20.1% 8.6%
Baptists: 3.1% 1.3%
Lutherans: 2.4% 1.0%
Mormons: 0.8% 0.3%
Orthodox: 9.7% 4.2%
Pentecostals: 2.3% 1.0%
Salvation Army: 0.7% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 5.8% 2.5%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 18.6%
 Anglican 
 8.6%
 Uniting 
 2.5%
 Lutheran 
 1.0%
 No Religion 
 30.6%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 2,032 58.0% 427 65.5%
  Elsewhere: 1,469 42.0% 225 34.5%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 2,567 73.3% 551 84.5%

 
Median age of population: 35.9
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,772
Median weekly rent: $285
Average household size: 2.2


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 18 12 30 4 5 9
Primary State School: 67 60 127 14 10 24
Primary Catholic School: 14 15 29 9 10 19
Primary other Non-Government School: 0 10 10 0 0 0
Secondary State School: 31 46 77 9 6 15
Secondary Catholic School: 8 8 16 6 0 6
Secondary other Non-Government School: 8 7 15 0 3 3
Technical or Further Education Institution: 53 45 98 8 8 16
University or other Tertiary Institution: 206 246 452 16 29 45
Other type of Educational Institution: 27 21 48 5 7 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: 3,501
Total population 2006: 2,600
Increase/decrease: 34.7%
 
Catholic population 2011: 652
Catholic population 2006: 595
Increase/decrease: 9.6%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 34.5%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 37.8%
Total citizens 2011: 73.3%
Total citizens 2006: 78.5%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 26.3%
 Parish 
 18.6%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia2,031428 Iraq90 South East Europe00
Bosnia and Herzegovina220 Ireland1511 South Korea2814
Cambodia00 Italy3020 South Africa164
Canada190 Japan120 Sri Lanka213
China mainland833 Lebanon00 Thailand134
Croatia80 Macedonia00 Turkey30
Egypt30 Malaysia170 UK12720
Fiji80 Malta40 USA160
Germany140 Netherlands33 Vietnam10529
Greece220 New Zealand1137 Born elsewhere27049
Hong Kong104 Philippines2918 Not stated34612
India10513 Poland93 Total3,502651
Indonesia96 Singapore40 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 58.0% 
 65.6% 
 Asia Pacific 
 15.2% 
 15.8% 
 Europe 
 7.2% 
 11.1% 
 Other 
 19.6% 
 7.5% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English2,262445Ukrainian66Thai130
Irish00Bosnian170Indonesian60
German70Croatian30Malay00
Dutch50Macedonian00Tagalog2115
Afrikaans00Serbian300Filipino107
Danish00Czech40Cantonese6310
Norwegian30Polish58Mandarin683
Swedish50Persian80Japanese130
Finnish00Arabic353Korean2513
French123Hebrew00Aust Indigenous56
Greek450Turkish40Fijian00
Portuguese113Tamil80Maori00
Spanish2618Hindi180Samoan00
Italian3929Urdu60Tongan40
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan00
Russian310Vietnamese12751   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 64.6% 
 Asian Pacific 
 14.0% 
 European 
 6.3% 
 Other 
 15.1% 

 


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 equiv1,05065.8% 93567.4% 18364.2% 18866.4%
Year 11 or equiv754.7% 443.2% 155.3% 165.7%
Year 10 or equiv16110.1% 1238.9% 4315.1% 289.9%
Year 9 or equiv311.9% 312.2% 113.9% 41.4%
Year 8 or below865.4% 876.3% 258.8% 3211.3%
No schooling90.6% 70.5% 00.0% 31.1%
Not stated18411.5% 16011.5% 82.8% 124.2%
Total1,596100.0% 1,387100.0% 285100.0% 283100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil26132537830085
cath80080000016
$1-199252113601144084
cath03700005015
$200-29921382517161519100161
cath833333100033
$300-399530311972013184147
cath08343504027
$400-59943036332316988167
cath0011124000027
$600-79902754291713940153
cath05507500022
$800-9990205436188000136
cath005710000022
$1000-124901448311417000124
cath035431000025
$1250-149908282425470096
cath07008000015
$1500-19990051372712500132
cath0011611400032
$2000+0042443610000132
cath0012146300035
not stated13355331311415140206
cath05600000011
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1726322098080120
cath73633000022
$1-19928181317134740104
cath00363050017
$200-2991533301241422109149
cath036004100326
$300-39911223391622151814160
cath036007012533
$400-59974339202119960164
cath510339703040
$600-79943343191620400139
cath09749700036
$800-9990124424176000103
cath041334000024
$1000-12490235421157000120
cath037100000020
$1250-149903282011700069
cath00606400016
$1500-1999002431251300093
cath00880600022
$2000+00151615300049
cath000011000011
not stated1330372021117126157
cath00030070414

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 26.5% 
 $300-599 
 22.7% 
 $600-999 
 19.5% 
 $1000-1499 
 15.8% 
 $1500+ 
 15.5% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 595 19.5%
Catholics 103 18.2%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs4222.3%723.3%
20-29yrs19419.9%2115.9%
30-39yrs12118.9%1210.4%
40-49yrs11224.0%2627.1%
50-59yrs7321.2%1923.5%
60-69yrs2913.9%816.3%
70-79yrs1814.4%1033.3%
80+ yrs43.8%00.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican5420.5%
Baptist1328.9%
Catholic10418.4%
Hinduism67.1%
Islam811.8%
Jehovah W5100.0%
Judaism4100.0%
Lutheran1135.5%
Mormon9100.0%
Orthodox118.9%
Pentecostal826.7%
Presbyterian1827.7%
Salvation Army538.5%
Seventh Day Adv333.3%
Uniting2330.3%
No religion21222.4%