Census Data 2011

Parish : Coorparoo Heights

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: 6,548
  Total males: 3,207  
  Total females: 3,341
Catholic population: 2,314
  Catholic males: 1,072  
  Catholic females: 1,242  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 2,746 53.8% 930 54.4%
  Separated: 106 2.1% 31 1.8%
  Divorced: 331 6.5% 82 4.8%
  Widowed: 244 4.8% 84 4.9%
  Never Married: 1,675 32.8% 583 34.1%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 2,607 54.1% 904 54.6%
  De facto relationship 401 8.3% 112 6.8%
  Not married: 1,814 37.6% 640 38.6%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 48 10
  Torres Strait Islander: 3 0
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 0 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 493 7.5% 177 7.6%
  5-14 years: 956 14.6% 425 18.4%
  15-24 years: 785 12.0% 309 13.4%
  25-34 years: 923 14.1% 275 11.9%
  35-44 years: 1,104 16.9% 359 15.5%
  45-54 years: 890 13.6% 320 13.8%
  55-64 years: 621 9.5% 202 8.7%
  65-74 years: 341 5.2% 105 4.5%
  75-84 years: 297 4.5% 101 4.4%
  85 years & over: 139 2.1% 41 1.8%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.5% 
 7.6% 
 5-14 yrs 
 14.6% 
 18.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 12.0% 
 13.4% 
 25-34 yrs 
 14.1% 
 11.9% 
 35-44 yrs 
 16.9% 
 15.5% 
 45-54 yrs 
 13.6% 
 13.8% 
 55-64 yrs 
 9.5% 
 8.7% 
 65-74 yrs 
 5.2% 
 4.5% 
 75-84 yrs 
 4.5% 
 4.4% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.1% 
 1.8% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 71.1%
Buddhist: 1.0%
Hindu: 0.8%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.3%
No religion: 20.7%
Not stated: 4.9%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 49.7% 35.3%
Anglicans: 24.2% 17.2%
Baptists: 1.7% 1.2%
Lutherans: 1.2% 0.9%
Mormons: 0.2% 0.2%
Orthodox: 4.4% 3.1%
Pentecostals: 1.3% 0.9%
Salvation Army: 0.1% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 8.1% 5.8%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 35.3%
 Anglican 
 17.2%
 Uniting 
 5.8%
 Lutheran 
 0.9%
 No Religion 
 20.7%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 5,373 82.1% 1,784 77.1%
  Elsewhere: 1,175 17.9% 530 22.9%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 6,045 92.3% 1,935 83.6%

 
Median age of population: 33.3
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,160
Median weekly rent: $352
Average household size: 2.5


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 59 39 98 22 8 30
Primary State School: 165 190 355 28 31 59
Primary Catholic School: 130 132 262 112 121 233
Primary other Non-Government School: 48 30 78 9 5 14
Secondary State School: 59 54 113 12 10 22
Secondary Catholic School: 92 98 190 72 83 155
Secondary other Non-Government School: 55 50 105 12 9 21
Technical or Further Education Institution: 49 44 93 17 7 24
University or other Tertiary Institution: 190 215 405 75 92 167
Other type of Educational Institution: 11 24 35 4 8 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: 6,548
Total population 2006: 5,056
Increase/decrease: 29.5%
 
Catholic population 2011: 2,314
Catholic population 2006: 1,752
Increase/decrease: 32.1%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 22.9%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 13.5%
Total citizens 2011: 92.3%
Total citizens 2006: 92.0%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 29.6%
 Parish 
 35.3%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia5,3742,021 Iraq40 South East Europe90
Bosnia and Herzegovina40 Ireland2123 South Korea33
Cambodia00 Italy5349 South Africa487
Canada194 Japan230 Sri Lanka1610
China mainland190 Lebanon00 Thailand30
Croatia40 Macedonia00 Turkey00
Egypt40 Malaysia167 UK25450
Fiji260 Malta50 USA164
Germany187 Netherlands80 Vietnam130
Greece140 New Zealand16931 Born elsewhere17035
Hong Kong117 Philippines3327 Not stated1457
India356 Poland44 Total6,5482,312
Indonesia30 Singapore1810 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 82.1% 
 88.3% 
 Asia Pacific 
 5.9% 
 3.9% 
 Europe 
 5.8% 
 5.7% 
 Other 
 6.2% 
 2.1% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English5,0451,875Ukrainian00Thai50
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian30
German80Croatian56Malay00
Dutch00Macedonian00Tagalog127
Afrikaans110Serbian90Filipino1211
Danish40Czech03Cantonese206
Norwegian46Polish00Mandarin150
Swedish00Persian40Japanese325
Finnish00Arabic50Korean00
French76Hebrew40Aust Indigenous00
Greek710Turkish00Fijian50
Portuguese35Tamil80Maori00
Spanish2717Hindi170Samoan00
Italian5952Urdu00Tongan60
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan00
Russian140Vietnamese64   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 89.2% 
 Asian Pacific 
 3.1% 
 European 
 4.0% 
 Other 
 3.7% 

 


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 equiv1,72472.9% 1,73668.7% 50674.2% 54067.0%
Year 11 or equiv1134.8% 1164.6% 324.7% 516.3%
Year 10 or equiv31813.4% 39615.7% 9213.5% 12715.8%
Year 9 or equiv582.5% 271.1% 111.6% 162.0%
Year 8 or below743.1% 1335.3% 263.8% 475.8%
No schooling60.3% 30.1% 30.4% 30.4%
Not stated723.0% 1164.6% 121.8% 222.7%
Total2,365100.0% 2,527100.0% 682100.0% 806100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil8211511691000134
cath343003300043
$1-19964175675430111
cath365303430054
$200-29918201112119193511146
cath630354714648
$300-39942495121326278128
cath0130004136036
$400-5999391431928311712172
cath314405690849
$600-799523332922211993164
cath03586645037
$800-99902652412833836197
cath0614581140048
$1000-1249314684943299114230
cath0727129605066
$1250-149901350613436900203
cath06231914600068
$1500-1999049510558511050328
cath0026471819400114
$2000+0109720317755830553
cath0428627421000189
not stated1681019111487699
cath90050000014
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil741132383212735214
cath3338915644082
$1-1997516242419201095202
cath4256143403683
$200-299131928292425402810216
cath58691341513477
$300-399131523361824343717217
cath48119031219571
$400-59973442614032264430316
cath471321223111610107
$600-79942750434543241914269
cath0116142514110081
$800-999326515442401660238
cath0132116161440084
$1000-124931665585740760252
cath0519252110011091
$1250-14990558644222300194
cath041525121900075
$1500-19990063757228500243
cath002519281840094
$2000+0031734822680188
cath001532221300082
not stated94882311316688
cath60030405018

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 20.7% 
 $300-599 
 16.7% 
 $600-999 
 17.7% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.8% 
 $1500+ 
 27.0% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,269 24.9%
Catholics 466 27.2%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs11729.3%6837.8%
20-29yrs15819.6%4517.3%
30-39yrs22521.2%6120.4%
40-49yrs33932.8%14939.1%
50-59yrs22130.2%7931.3%
60-69yrs12125.6%3724.3%
70-79yrs6621.9%2023.0%
80+ yrs237.7%87.7%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican23125.2%
Baptist1627.1%
Catholic46527.2%
Hinduism1329.5%
Islam00.0%
Jehovah W1858.1%
Judaism00.0%
Lutheran2142.9%
Mormon457.1%
Orthodox2213.9%
Pentecostal2660.5%
Presbyterian5125.1%
Salvation Army00.0%
Seventh Day Adv00.0%
Uniting9330.1%
No religion21420.8%