Census Data 2011

Parish : Capalaba

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: 15,730
  Total males: 7,825  
  Total females: 7,905
Catholic population: 3,837
  Catholic males: 1,839  
  Catholic females: 1,998  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 6,488 51.4% 1,549 51.2%
  Separated: 393 3.1% 104 3.4%
  Divorced: 1,173 9.3% 270 8.9%
  Widowed: 535 4.2% 116 3.8%
  Never Married: 4,027 31.9% 988 32.6%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 6,136 51.7% 1,499 51.0%
  De facto relationship 1,122 9.5% 261 8.9%
  Not married: 4,614 38.9% 1,180 40.1%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 251 41
  Torres Strait Islander: 11 3
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 3 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 988 6.3% 253 6.6%
  5-14 years: 2,128 13.5% 556 14.5%
  15-24 years: 2,261 14.4% 608 15.8%
  25-34 years: 1,869 11.9% 422 11.0%
  35-44 years: 2,122 13.5% 507 13.2%
  45-54 years: 2,379 15.1% 612 16.0%
  55-64 years: 2,149 13.7% 502 13.1%
  65-74 years: 1,130 7.2% 224 5.8%
  75-84 years: 532 3.4% 122 3.2%
  85 years & over: 173 1.1% 30 0.8%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.3% 
 6.6% 
 5-14 yrs 
 13.5% 
 14.5% 
 15-24 yrs 
 14.4% 
 15.8% 
 25-34 yrs 
 11.9% 
 11.0% 
 35-44 yrs 
 13.5% 
 13.2% 
 45-54 yrs 
 15.1% 
 16.0% 
 55-64 yrs 
 13.7% 
 13.1% 
 65-74 yrs 
 7.2% 
 5.8% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.4% 
 3.2% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.1% 
 0.8% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 68.4%
Buddhist: 0.7%
Hindu: 0.6%
Islam: 0.8%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 0.9%
No religion: 21.2%
Not stated: 7.3%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 35.7% 24.4%
Anglicans: 30.4% 20.8%
Baptists: 4.0% 2.7%
Lutherans: 2.4% 1.6%
Mormons: 0.8% 0.5%
Orthodox: 1.6% 1.1%
Pentecostals: 2.1% 1.4%
Salvation Army: 0.6% 0.4%
Uniting Church: 10.4% 7.1%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 24.4%
 Anglican 
 20.8%
 Uniting 
 7.1%
 Lutheran 
 1.6%
 No Religion 
 21.2%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 12,044 76.6% 3,111 81.1%
  Elsewhere: 3,686 23.4% 726 18.9%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 13,959 88.7% 3,553 92.6%

 
Median age of population: 38.8
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,989
Median weekly rent: $312
Average household size: 2.7


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 82 81 163 21 19 40
Primary State School: 459 390 849 79 56 135
Primary Catholic School: 166 128 294 123 92 215
Primary other Non-Government School: 109 111 220 12 21 33
Secondary State School: 344 336 680 59 58 117
Secondary Catholic School: 75 64 139 59 53 112
Secondary other Non-Government School: 124 160 284 18 32 50
Technical or Further Education Institution: 131 179 310 38 56 94
University or other Tertiary Institution: 179 280 459 50 90 140
Other type of Educational Institution: 45 62 107 7 14 21

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: 15,730
Total population 2006: 15,794
Increase/decrease: -0.4%
 
Catholic population 2011: 3,837
Catholic population 2006: 3,707
Increase/decrease: 3.5%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 18.9%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 20.6%
Total citizens 2011: 88.7%
Total citizens 2006: 88.6%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 24.1%
 Parish 
 24.4%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia12,0533,111 Iraq00 South East Europe123
Bosnia and Herzegovina120 Ireland2519 South Korea120
Cambodia80 Italy3329 South Africa16319
Canada336 Japan110 Sri Lanka215
China mainland340 Lebanon40 Thailand90
Croatia1212 Macedonia40 Turkey300
Egypt60 Malaysia306 UK986139
Fiji490 Malta1312 USA3513
Germany7635 Netherlands5917 Vietnam114
Greece150 New Zealand867145 Born elsewhere331100
Hong Kong60 Philippines8876 Not stated57537
India6313 Poland2016 Total15,7323,837
Indonesia199 Singapore2211 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 76.5% 
 81.1% 
 Asia Pacific 
 8.0% 
 7.0% 
 Europe 
 8.2% 
 8.2% 
 Other 
 7.3% 
 3.7% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English14,2753,528Ukrainian00Thai30
Irish00Bosnian70Indonesian113
German6822Croatian2417Malay00
Dutch268Macedonian40Tagalog4934
Afrikaans380Serbian150Filipino1922
Danish90Czech60Cantonese270
Norwegian00Polish2925Mandarin350
Swedish60Persian40Japanese70
Finnish50Arabic197Korean30
French147Hebrew00Aust Indigenous30
Greek646Turkish620Fijian00
Portuguese107Tamil130Maori397
Spanish4536Hindi540Samoan116
Italian5945Urdu30Tongan60
Maltese99Khmer40Auslan144
Russian170Vietnamese160   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 90.8% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.1% 
 European 
 2.6% 
 Other 
 4.5% 

 


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 equiv2,66745.0% 2,94348.1% 64245.3% 81550.5%
Year 11 or equiv5028.5% 4106.7% 15110.7% 1398.6%
Year 10 or equiv1,72529.1% 1,83329.9% 40328.4% 44527.6%
Year 9 or equiv3155.3% 2393.9% 916.4% 734.5%
Year 8 or below3465.8% 3515.7% 654.6% 835.1%
No schooling160.3% 120.2% 50.4% 40.2%
Not stated3556.0% 3355.5% 604.2% 543.3%
Total5,926100.0% 6,123100.0% 1,417100.0% 1,613100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil22425243023421330384
cath6511040760093
$1-1991603791320362460305
cath4686413703087
$200-2994538244047721468414510
cath1983982234175125
$300-3995150262639731017026462
cath1917731315109598
$400-599486642525295744119489
cath8179416211197102
$600-799231191579410711653110680
cath323313118231600145
$800-99910991511461431203670712
cath02125344222500149
$1000-12490601751851731404200775
cath01947564728400201
$1250-1499020113134133901100501
cath0321323421700118
$1500-19990141021561661201600574
cath0424464623400147
$2000+3351121158921230443
cath0511273926400112
not stated353358487456251817364
cath1004051408041
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil173314760801291730540
cath5510131022221140147
$1-199218466985758534100622
cath6018112314121030151
$200-29952616366711391656516698
cath11152621234024140174
$300-3993345728110212214511735752
cath3181222303432303184
$400-5994293130166169170974418929
cath10233742453919158238
$600-799611813617219713646120823
cath037293954351170212
$800-9994611431121541151004603
cath71941234537000172
$1000-1249041109120125741500484
cath0725323430300131
$1250-14990665728932400268
cath00201824840074
$1500-19990837679537600250
cath0041622650053
$2000+0013314123400112
cath0031116600036
not stated392255464838344013335
cath901403554040

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 25.6% 
 $300-599 
 21.8% 
 $600-999 
 23.8% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.2% 
 $1500+ 
 11.7% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 2,149 17.0%
Catholics 459 15.1%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs18916.2%4814.9%
20-29yrs30615.1%5812.0%
30-39yrs29915.2%6514.0%
40-49yrs49321.6%12421.1%
50-59yrs43218.8%8214.6%
60-69yrs30517.7%6618.1%
70-79yrs9612.9%1710.2%
80+ yrs307.2%00.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican40314.5%
Baptist11533.9%
Catholic45915.2%
Hinduism913.8%
Islam1818.9%
Jehovah W5853.7%
Judaism545.5%
Lutheran3014.2%
Mormon5076.9%
Orthodox2519.2%
Pentecostal6436.4%
Presbyterian8816.6%
Salvation Army1119.3%
Seventh Day Adv1944.2%
Uniting17518.7%
No religion37515.0%