Census Data 2011

Parish : East Brisbane

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: 12,616
  Total males: 6,704  
  Total females: 5,912
Catholic population: 3,005
  Catholic males: 1,469  
  Catholic females: 1,536  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 3,602 31.3% 864 31.9%
  Separated: 332 2.9% 81 3.0%
  Divorced: 1,034 9.0% 256 9.5%
  Widowed: 435 3.8% 158 5.8%
  Never Married: 6,087 53.0% 1,349 49.8%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 2,870 30.5% 781 32.7%
  De facto relationship 1,395 14.8% 353 14.8%
  Not married: 5,140 54.7% 1,258 52.6%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 80 18
  Torres Strait Islander: 7 0
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 0 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 440 3.5% 101 3.4%
  5-14 years: 689 5.5% 190 6.3%
  15-24 years: 2,077 16.5% 406 13.5%
  25-34 years: 3,512 27.8% 771 25.7%
  35-44 years: 1,770 14.0% 411 13.7%
  45-54 years: 1,447 11.5% 354 11.8%
  55-64 years: 1,364 10.8% 327 10.9%
  65-74 years: 742 5.9% 213 7.1%
  75-84 years: 361 2.9% 135 4.5%
  85 years & over: 213 1.7% 97 3.2%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 3.5% 
 3.4% 
 5-14 yrs 
 5.5% 
 6.3% 
 15-24 yrs 
 16.5% 
 13.5% 
 25-34 yrs 
 27.8% 
 25.7% 
 35-44 yrs 
 14.0% 
 13.7% 
 45-54 yrs 
 11.5% 
 11.8% 
 55-64 yrs 
 10.8% 
 10.9% 
 65-74 yrs 
 5.9% 
 7.1% 
 75-84 yrs 
 2.9% 
 4.5% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.7% 
 3.2% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 51.9%
Buddhist: 2.3%
Hindu: 1.9%
Islam: 1.8%
Judaism: 0.3%
Other religions: 2.4%
No religion: 25.6%
Not stated: 13.7%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 45.9% 23.8%
Anglicans: 27.2% 14.1%
Baptists: 1.8% 0.9%
Lutherans: 2.1% 1.1%
Mormons: 0.8% 0.4%
Orthodox: 4.4% 2.3%
Pentecostals: 1.3% 0.7%
Salvation Army: 0.3% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 7.0% 3.6%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 23.8%
 Anglican 
 14.1%
 Uniting 
 3.6%
 Lutheran 
 1.1%
 No Religion 
 25.6%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 7,152 56.7% 2,036 67.8%
  Elsewhere: 5,464 43.3% 969 32.2%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 8,841 70.1% 2,442 81.3%

 
Median age of population: 35.0
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,253
Median weekly rent: $383
Average household size: 2.2


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 42 34 76 17 6 23
Primary State School: 106 81 187 15 18 33
Primary Catholic School: 50 58 108 36 40 76
Primary other Non-Government School: 55 35 90 13 10 23
Secondary State School: 45 32 77 7 3 10
Secondary Catholic School: 46 34 80 29 26 55
Secondary other Non-Government School: 180 51 231 36 6 42
Technical or Further Education Institution: 151 175 326 38 52 90
University or other Tertiary Institution: 585 624 1,209 98 149 247
Other type of Educational Institution: 86 85 171 21 32 53

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: 12,616
Total population 2006: 12,109
Increase/decrease: 4.2%
 
Catholic population 2011: 3,005
Catholic population 2006: 3,127
Increase/decrease: -3.9%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 32.2%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 27.9%
Total citizens 2011: 70.1%
Total citizens 2006: 73.1%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 29.6%
 Parish 
 23.8%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia7,1592,036 Iraq110 South East Europe163
Bosnia and Herzegovina293 Ireland155131 South Korea14433
Cambodia00 Italy6858 South Africa989
Canada549 Japan585 Sri Lanka254
China mainland1125 Lebanon135 Thailand425
Croatia127 Macedonia00 Turkey330
Egypt30 Malaysia526 UK62786
Fiji233 Malta54 USA11725
Germany7124 Netherlands2615 Vietnam588
Greece400 New Zealand61773 Born elsewhere1,113300
Hong Kong545 Philippines8564 Not stated1,40832
India23119 Poland1611 Total12,6143,004
Indonesia449 Singapore357 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 56.7% 
 67.8% 
 Asia Pacific 
 12.3% 
 8.2% 
 Europe 
 9.0% 
 13.9% 
 Other 
 22.1% 
 10.1% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English8,9382,436Ukrainian73Thai370
Irish66Bosnian220Indonesian336
German4511Croatian1211Malay80
Dutch226Macedonian00Tagalog3228
Afrikaans250Serbian324Filipino3528
Danish70Czech83Cantonese1164
Norwegian280Polish1918Mandarin2074
Swedish276Persian580Japanese594
Finnish80Arabic6419Korean13325
French8527Hebrew50Aust Indigenous00
Greek1060Turkish360Fijian30
Portuguese8046Tamil150Maori50
Spanish165123Hindi614Samoan00
Italian11596Urdu80Tongan30
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan40
Russian834Vietnamese5610   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 70.8% 
 Asian Pacific 
 8.3% 
 European 
 6.6% 
 Other 
 14.3% 

 


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 equiv3,85465.5% 3,69268.5% 90869.2% 97069.6%
Year 11 or equiv2874.9% 2434.5% 876.6% 594.2%
Year 10 or equiv5859.9% 59111.0% 18113.8% 19614.1%
Year 9 or equiv961.6% 821.5% 292.2% 322.3%
Year 8 or below1813.1% 1603.0% 584.4% 674.8%
No schooling90.2% 290.5% 00.0% 90.6%
Not stated87614.9% 59111.0% 503.8% 614.4%
Total5,888100.0% 5,388100.0% 1,313100.0% 1,394100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil146627719183020100382
cath31141034874081
$1-1996142262311121254196
cath1438140600045
$200-299286649462832322510316
cath1013119111078382
$300-399147982352840542815375
cath511869131912487
$400-5991188134413535502110425
cath51824769613492
$600-79949716668404425150459
cath0153316101205091
$800-9993652038156432450480
cath08552116121400126
$1000-124905922711168523370557
cath01261172613300132
$1250-14990321717759482300410
cath0953199161300119
$1500-199962221215480792270582
cath03564022231100155
$2000+01222223123820362170985
cath05616176411770268
not stated58141286132909341309880
cath071180333035
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil53801196445643230460
cath111726151115600101
$1-1995750412723312067262
cath14161290484976
$200-2992010165233659393215390
cath616930269131395
$300-399207985282348495866456
cath621333412172932157
$400-59917104130596261433723536
cath32519152016151214139
$600-7991111217259656230104525
cath326482022141300146
$800-99937321267584916106494
cath01946202011407127
$1000-12494742498460652200558
cath624742324171000178
$1250-14990191666570391504378
cath0440282715000114
$1500-19990111559691521330421
cath0436201914560104
$2000+049210792622796399
cath00273518121700109
not stated2171171747261392632567
cath30100058131049

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 19.7% 
 $300-599 
 17.6% 
 $600-999 
 19.7% 
 $1000-1499 
 19.0% 
 $1500+ 
 24.0% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 2,219 19.3%
Catholics 586 21.6%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs14226.6%3328.4%
20-29yrs64117.6%16021.8%
30-39yrs41617.2%9517.7%
40-49yrs34323.0%11831.7%
50-59yrs32222.5%9627.5%
60-69yrs23821.5%5319.3%
70-79yrs10120.8%2113.1%
80+ yrs153.9%116.7%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican37323.6%
Baptist2724.3%
Catholic58521.6%
Hinduism3114.3%
Islam2211.6%
Jehovah W631.6%
Judaism821.6%
Lutheran3025.2%
Mormon3678.3%
Orthodox5018.9%
Pentecostal1927.1%
Presbyterian7123.1%
Salvation Army1055.6%
Seventh Day Adv555.6%
Uniting10324.2%
No religion58219.4%