Census Data 2011

Parish : Burpengary

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: 53,409
  Total males: 26,258  
  Total females: 27,151
Catholic population: 11,445
  Catholic males: 5,459  
  Catholic females: 5,986  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 20,623 51.0% 4,466 51.3%
  Separated: 1,590 3.9% 327 3.8%
  Divorced: 3,535 8.7% 765 8.8%
  Widowed: 1,710 4.2% 359 4.1%
  Never Married: 12,957 32.1% 2,787 32.0%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 19,160 51.7% 4,301 51.8%
  De facto relationship 4,044 10.9% 922 11.1%
  Not married: 13,888 37.4% 3,087 37.1%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 1,275 266
  Torres Strait Islander: 77 15
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 79 17

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 4,228 7.9% 821 7.2%
  5-14 years: 8,770 16.4% 1,918 16.8%
  15-24 years: 7,450 13.9% 1,629 14.2%
  25-34 years: 6,348 11.9% 1,329 11.6%
  35-44 years: 8,083 15.1% 1,805 15.8%
  45-54 years: 7,259 13.6% 1,619 14.1%
  55-64 years: 5,622 10.5% 1,190 10.4%
  65-74 years: 3,429 6.4% 709 6.2%
  75-84 years: 1,674 3.1% 338 3.0%
  85 years & over: 546 1.0% 87 0.8%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.9% 
 7.2% 
 5-14 yrs 
 16.4% 
 16.8% 
 15-24 yrs 
 13.9% 
 14.2% 
 25-34 yrs 
 11.9% 
 11.6% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.1% 
 15.8% 
 45-54 yrs 
 13.6% 
 14.1% 
 55-64 yrs 
 10.5% 
 10.4% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.4% 
 6.2% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.1% 
 3.0% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.0% 
 0.8% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 65.1%
Buddhist: 0.6%
Hindu: 0.3%
Islam: 0.1%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 1.1%
No religion: 23.6%
Not stated: 9.1%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 32.9% 21.4%
Anglicans: 31.5% 20.5%
Baptists: 4.3% 2.8%
Lutherans: 2.5% 1.6%
Mormons: 1.1% 0.7%
Orthodox: 0.6% 0.4%
Pentecostals: 2.2% 1.4%
Salvation Army: 0.7% 0.4%
Uniting Church: 9.5% 6.2%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 21.4%
 Anglican 
 20.5%
 Uniting 
 6.2%
 Lutheran 
 1.6%
 No Religion 
 23.6%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 41,274 77.3% 9,393 82.1%
  Elsewhere: 12,135 22.7% 2,052 17.9%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 46,118 86.3% 10,553 92.2%

 
Median age of population: 34.7
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,734
Median weekly rent: $287
Average household size: 2.9


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 354 325 679 88 79 167
Primary State School: 2,245 2,150 4,395 379 380 759
Primary Catholic School: 362 369 731 249 237 486
Primary other Non-Government School: 370 315 685 56 41 97
Secondary State School: 1,336 1,363 2,699 217 221 438
Secondary Catholic School: 260 232 492 164 142 306
Secondary other Non-Government School: 395 327 722 52 55 107
Technical or Further Education Institution: 390 610 1,000 80 133 213
University or other Tertiary Institution: 379 812 1,191 89 208 297
Other type of Educational Institution: 147 239 386 35 55 90

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: 53,409
Total population 2006: 48,239
Increase/decrease: 10.7%
 
Catholic population 2011: 11,445
Catholic population 2006: 9,996
Increase/decrease: 14.5%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 17.9%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 17.8%
Total citizens 2011: 86.3%
Total citizens 2006: 87.7%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 21.7%
 Parish 
 21.4%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia41,2459,393 Iraq60 South East Europe178
Bosnia and Herzegovina94 Ireland8572 South Korea170
Cambodia60 Italy7661 South Africa30236
Canada6713 Japan290 Sri Lanka2715
China mainland640 Lebanon30 Thailand365
Croatia2422 Macedonia40 Turkey87
Egypt75 Malaysia8214 UK3,290336
Fiji13814 Malta4330 USA11424
Germany20462 Netherlands20053 Vietnam303
Greece110 New Zealand2,865384 Born elsewhere1,147334
Hong Kong186 Philippines357277 Not stated2,737190
India6222 Poland4240 Total53,41111,446
Indonesia217 Singapore299 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 77.3% 
 82.1% 
 Asia Pacific 
 7.1% 
 6.6% 
 Europe 
 7.4% 
 7.0% 
 Other 
 8.2% 
 4.4% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English48,37910,575Ukrainian70Thai280
Irish00Bosnian30Indonesian70
German13240Croatian2622Malay40
Dutch10832Macedonian40Tagalog147114
Afrikaans994Serbian180Filipino9576
Danish250Czech94Cantonese706
Norwegian00Polish4338Mandarin907
Swedish100Persian120Japanese533
Finnish160Arabic90Korean103
French8146Hebrew70Aust Indigenous100
Greek426Turkish00Fijian220
Portuguese1611Tamil40Maori8012
Spanish10255Hindi1280Samoan48378
Italian10783Urdu140Tongan314
Maltese1916Khmer40Auslan376
Russian430Vietnamese443   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 90.6% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.3% 
 European 
 1.6% 
 Other 
 5.6% 

 


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 equiv7,24939.0% 8,39242.5% 1,63940.5% 2,07444.5%
Year 11 or equiv1,6789.0% 1,5647.9% 3919.7% 4108.8%
Year 10 or equiv5,64730.4% 5,91830.0% 1,24130.7% 1,40630.2%
Year 9 or equiv1,3137.1% 1,2186.2% 3057.5% 2806.0%
Year 8 or below1,2026.5% 1,1365.8% 2816.9% 2755.9%
No schooling500.3% 490.2% 110.3% 110.2%
Not stated1,4537.8% 1,4767.5% 1794.4% 2044.4%
Total18,592100.0% 19,753100.0% 4,047100.0% 4,660100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil7559480999212552751,309
cath16919132020261100278
$1-19959392596095968236161,129
cath1192381221212560235
$200-299169123146135125251440261501,700
cath371823352650924718346
$300-3991821099494127205344184551,394
cath432124182934713813291
$400-599166238174209216287301124371,752
cath306939322954492315340
$600-7997933242744942435413647152,263
cath1890891041067112110501
$800-99928202473514472351732042,137
cath847103112113721080473
$1000-1249711647559956634472702,186
cath6239213012473850461
$1250-149945233248938321420001,494
cath015841008547700338
$1500-199902829251746021422001,533
cath046614810547400374
$2000+41515040836515118501,116
cath04268310328600250
not stated24013524227726616711671441,558
cath34121524321812130160
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil63168194253266353501941,838
cath1261239594558550349
$1-1997511422813522332469841242,168
cath166366987476629160516
$200-299203174279302269450514229322,452
cath3828636155123126486548
$300-399131190280362312377502281912,526
cath3144447446921216323538
$400-599151318544697588381307163783,227
cath408411418115479653210759
$600-79963314549676612339834042,680
cath1984138170165882270693
$800-99914149394477387182389101,660
cath644941219044800407
$1000-1249467324371376169201001,341
cath020758610342050331
$1250-149901718422718089700704
cath0444645422000188
$1500-19990811420115982700571
cath0732392714400123
$2000+3040756221300204
cath00151716300051
not stated189100222238224176125121771,472
cath20122226222019123156

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 28.3% 
 $300-599 
 23.8% 
 $600-999 
 23.3% 
 $1000-1499 
 15.3% 
 $1500+ 
 9.2% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 6,278 15.5%
Catholics 1,197 13.7%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs61314.0%10611.6%
20-29yrs72612.0%1309.6%
30-39yrs1,15716.0%21013.5%
40-49yrs1,54119.2%32017.9%
50-59yrs97915.2%17312.3%
60-69yrs82018.0%17018.1%
70-79yrs35814.7%6612.9%
80+ yrs846.6%218.8%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,25514.1%
Baptist34829.9%
Catholic1,19713.7%
Hinduism1210.0%
Islam915.0%
Jehovah W14342.7%
Judaism419.0%
Lutheran10416.0%
Mormon12752.7%
Orthodox149.7%
Pentecostal20737.2%
Presbyterian28916.9%
Salvation Army4221.6%
Seventh Day Adv13948.9%
Uniting50118.4%
No religion1,08012.6%