Census Data 2011

Parish : Cathedral

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: 22,553
  Total males: 12,291  
  Total females: 10,262
Catholic population: 5,066
  Catholic males: 2,600  
  Catholic females: 2,466  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 5,821 27.3% 1,353 28.4%
  Separated: 557 2.6% 108 2.3%
  Divorced: 1,695 7.9% 355 7.5%
  Widowed: 349 1.6% 127 2.7%
  Never Married: 12,929 60.6% 2,816 59.2%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 4,374 26.5% 1,157 27.5%
  De facto relationship 2,915 17.7% 741 17.6%
  Not married: 9,193 55.8% 2,307 54.9%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 154 38
  Torres Strait Islander: 18 7
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 10 3

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 579 2.6% 135 2.7%
  5-14 years: 617 2.7% 171 3.4%
  15-24 years: 4,246 18.8% 828 16.3%
  25-34 years: 8,039 35.6% 1,771 35.0%
  35-44 years: 3,342 14.8% 713 14.1%
  45-54 years: 2,425 10.8% 581 11.5%
  55-64 years: 1,959 8.7% 438 8.6%
  65-74 years: 859 3.8% 235 4.6%
  75-84 years: 343 1.5% 124 2.4%
  85 years & over: 144 0.6% 71 1.4%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 2.6% 
 2.7% 
 5-14 yrs 
 2.7% 
 3.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 18.8% 
 16.3% 
 25-34 yrs 
 35.6% 
 35.0% 
 35-44 yrs 
 14.8% 
 14.1% 
 45-54 yrs 
 10.8% 
 11.5% 
 55-64 yrs 
 8.7% 
 8.6% 
 65-74 yrs 
 3.8% 
 4.6% 
 75-84 yrs 
 1.5% 
 2.4% 
 85+ yrs 
 0.6% 
 1.4% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 43.4%
Buddhist: 4.1%
Hindu: 1.8%
Islam: 1.7%
Judaism: 0.3%
Other religions: 1.9%
No religion: 30.1%
Not stated: 16.7%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 51.7% 22.5%
Anglicans: 22.2% 9.6%
Baptists: 3.0% 1.3%
Lutherans: 2.2% 1.0%
Mormons: 0.2% 0.1%
Orthodox: 2.6% 1.1%
Pentecostals: 1.9% 0.8%
Salvation Army: 0.2% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 5.9% 2.6%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 22.5%
 Anglican 
 9.6%
 Uniting 
 2.6%
 Lutheran 
 1.0%
 No Religion 
 30.1%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 10,412 46.2% 2,795 55.2%
  Elsewhere: 12,141 53.8% 2,271 44.8%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 13,322 59.1% 3,519 69.5%

 
Median age of population: 32.4
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,159
Median weekly rent: $411
Average household size: 1.9


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 32 59 91 10 12 22
Primary State School: 105 116 221 20 23 43
Primary Catholic School: 28 43 71 23 34 57
Primary other Non-Government School: 17 20 37 6 5 11
Secondary State School: 54 45 99 8 11 19
Secondary Catholic School: 45 38 83 26 17 43
Secondary other Non-Government School: 153 73 226 38 12 50
Technical or Further Education Institution: 278 296 574 82 83 165
University or other Tertiary Institution: 1,232 1,350 2,582 239 282 521
Other type of Educational Institution: 266 267 533 93 91 184

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: 22,553
Total population 2006: 20,271
Increase/decrease: 11.3%
 
Catholic population 2011: 5,066
Catholic population 2006: 4,179
Increase/decrease: 21.2%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 44.8%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 36.4%
Total citizens 2011: 59.1%
Total citizens 2006: 56.6%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 26.3%
 Parish 
 22.5%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia10,4012,745 Iraq113 South East Europe255
Bosnia and Herzegovina123 Ireland261230 South Korea759159
Cambodia150 Italy158142 South Africa17928
Canada15135 Japan2477 Sri Lanka355
China mainland59019 Lebanon1710 Thailand1250
Croatia139 Macedonia90 Turkey180
Egypt83 Malaysia21443 UK1,164182
Fiji368 Malta33 USA30888
Germany12629 Netherlands5213 Vietnam10012
Greece110 New Zealand819135 Born elsewhere2,327758
Hong Kong20130 Philippines217183 Not stated3,21651
India40532 Poland5736 Total22,5465,069
Indonesia13636 Singapore13127 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 46.2% 
 53.7% 
 Asia Pacific 
 18.0% 
 13.8% 
 Europe 
 8.4% 
 14.3% 
 Other 
 27.4% 
 18.2% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English13,9513,568Ukrainian70Thai1080
Irish2526Bosnian74Indonesian10328
German13436Croatian1815Malay446
Dutch275Macedonian30Tagalog10584
Afrikaans430Serbian446Filipino6860
Danish150Czech145Cantonese45658
Norwegian270Polish6234Mandarin96935
Swedish150Persian1020Japanese2458
Finnish160Arabic21517Korean747148
French17494Hebrew180Aust Indigenous00
Greek820Turkish220Fijian30
Portuguese265179Tamil6110Maori120
Spanish489362Hindi1839Samoan113
Italian254228Urdu130Tongan54
Maltese44Khmer80Auslan30
Russian6410Vietnamese9125   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 60.4% 
 Asian Pacific 
 14.8% 
 European 
 7.0% 
 Other 
 17.8% 

 


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 equiv7,87768.5% 6,87271.8% 1,94677.4% 1,85077.9%
Year 11 or equiv4564.0% 3293.4% 1255.0% 1044.4%
Year 10 or equiv8617.5% 7017.3% 2218.8% 2229.3%
Year 9 or equiv1411.2% 1031.1% 582.3% 331.4%
Year 8 or below2071.8% 1541.6% 963.8% 723.0%
No schooling630.5% 560.6% 230.9% 160.7%
Not stated1,90116.5% 1,35514.2% 451.8% 783.3%
Total11,506100.0% 9,570100.0% 2,514100.0% 2,375100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1662442285724461634788
cath434248136131200177
$1-1998961543830181480312
cath22810128406070
$200-2993711812360736234174528
cath520291725151044129
$300-3992312416369515682359612
cath5315610141925193182
$400-5991515323374738167308734
cath6425714102018150182
$600-7991819632687535332160781
cath6407520812600167
$800-999015635111076582080779
cath03681311810300179
$1000-1249016347815180792630980
cath037125382521400250
$1250-1499081447178664616110845
cath02495381513370195
$1500-199905460530115710023741,251
cath019163693421900315
$2000+410634579459354751602,131
cath03170143122701760531
not stated111321736306216136783081,942
cath11311712690665
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil134271364135949122341,118
cath273975343225840244
$1-199891139742363521110444
cath2729261154430109
$200-29930136125444845501412504
cath63427814101893129
$300-39939119145515271483622583
cath93455191422131811195
$400-59928188250826376643215798
cath95762231123181113227
$600-79924232291101767332100839
cath54773272616540203
$800-99981503738874531675774
cath638991822221005220
$1000-12490121458109110821734904
cath0311271740221100248
$1250-149906136110782471500673
cath01390382512900187
$1500-1999043446175134731700888
cath09130483624600253
$2000+042822241651002370805
cath00735659281140231
not stated702414691761321235139401,341
cath04153058132371

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 20.5% 
 $300-599 
 15.2% 
 $600-999 
 17.4% 
 $1000-1499 
 19.0% 
 $1500+ 
 27.9% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 3,545 16.6%
Catholics 860 18.1%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs17319.5%3920.5%
20-29yrs1,25015.3%28617.0%
30-39yrs81215.7%20518.0%
40-49yrs48519.0%12721.9%
50-59yrs46719.6%12122.2%
60-69yrs26419.4%5617.4%
70-79yrs7514.3%2112.1%
80+ yrs196.4%53.9%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican44721.2%
Baptist6926.0%
Catholic86018.1%
Hinduism4512.7%
Islam349.8%
Jehovah W1555.6%
Judaism1728.8%
Lutheran4321.1%
Mormon1050.0%
Orthodox3414.7%
Pentecostal8247.7%
Presbyterian8819.8%
Salvation Army1252.2%
Seventh Day Adv730.4%
Uniting13624.7%
No religion1,18418.4%