Census Data 2011

Parish : Gatton

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: 10,931
  Total males: 5,336  
  Total females: 5,595
Catholic population: 2,363
  Catholic males: 1,130  
  Catholic females: 1,233  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 4,064 46.8% 844 45.7%
  Separated: 258 3.0% 54 2.9%
  Divorced: 591 6.8% 136 7.4%
  Widowed: 555 6.4% 114 6.2%
  Never Married: 3,214 37.0% 699 37.8%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 3,645 48.2% 797 46.7%
  De facto relationship 706 9.3% 185 10.8%
  Not married: 3,216 42.5% 724 42.4%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 266 62
  Torres Strait Islander: 7 0
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 12 4

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 714 6.5% 137 5.8%
  5-14 years: 1,529 14.0% 378 16.0%
  15-24 years: 1,861 17.0% 390 16.5%
  25-34 years: 1,478 13.5% 298 12.6%
  35-44 years: 1,283 11.7% 278 11.8%
  45-54 years: 1,378 12.6% 306 12.9%
  55-64 years: 1,134 10.4% 259 11.0%
  65-74 years: 851 7.8% 178 7.5%
  75-84 years: 500 4.6% 101 4.3%
  85 years & over: 203 1.9% 38 1.6%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.5% 
 5.8% 
 5-14 yrs 
 14.0% 
 16.0% 
 15-24 yrs 
 17.0% 
 16.5% 
 25-34 yrs 
 13.5% 
 12.6% 
 35-44 yrs 
 11.7% 
 11.8% 
 45-54 yrs 
 12.6% 
 12.9% 
 55-64 yrs 
 10.4% 
 11.0% 
 65-74 yrs 
 7.8% 
 7.5% 
 75-84 yrs 
 4.6% 
 4.3% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.9% 
 1.6% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 69.4%
Buddhist: 0.9%
Hindu: 0.9%
Islam: 2.2%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 1.4%
No religion: 16.3%
Not stated: 8.8%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 31.1% 21.6%
Anglicans: 22.4% 15.5%
Baptists: 4.5% 3.1%
Lutherans: 16.6% 11.5%
Mormons: 0.3% 0.2%
Orthodox: 0.2% 0.2%
Pentecostals: 1.6% 1.1%
Salvation Army: 0.5% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 8.7% 6.0%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 21.6%
 Anglican 
 15.5%
 Uniting 
 6.0%
 Lutheran 
 11.5%
 No Religion 
 16.3%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 9,109 83.3% 2,106 89.1%
  Elsewhere: 1,822 16.7% 257 10.9%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 9,758 89.3% 2,252 95.3%

 
Median age of population: 36.4
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,401
Median weekly rent: $228
Average household size: 2.7


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 59 53 112 11 13 24
Primary State School: 345 288 633 74 59 133
Primary Catholic School: 87 92 179 61 74 135
Primary other Non-Government School: 82 88 170 4 6 10
Secondary State School: 273 276 549 63 62 125
Secondary Catholic School: 17 19 36 14 9 23
Secondary other Non-Government School: 33 36 69 4 5 9
Technical or Further Education Institution: 68 74 142 10 25 35
University or other Tertiary Institution: 224 521 745 48 97 145
Other type of Educational Institution: 38 40 78 0 7 7

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: 10,931
Total population 2006: 9,519
Increase/decrease: 14.8%
 
Catholic population 2011: 2,363
Catholic population 2006: 2,038
Increase/decrease: 15.9%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 10.9%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 10.3%
Total citizens 2011: 89.3%
Total citizens 2006: 91.8%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 21.2%
 Parish 
 21.6%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia8,5662,036 Iraq420 South East Europe83
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland3638 South Korea13415
Cambodia30 Italy115 South Africa293
Canada90 Japan535 Sri Lanka30
China mainland273 Lebanon00 Thailand30
Croatia00 Macedonia00 Turkey150
Egypt70 Malaysia4111 UK20616
Fiji190 Malta33 USA198
Germany355 Netherlands3110 Vietnam323
Greece30 New Zealand16123 Born elsewhere41472
Hong Kong434 Philippines6935 Not stated72553
India1160 Poland64 Total10,9302,364
Indonesia314 Singapore335 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 78.5% 
 86.7% 
 Asia Pacific 
 6.7% 
 3.8% 
 Europe 
 3.5% 
 4.3% 
 Other 
 11.3% 
 5.2% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English9,5572,246Ukrainian00Thai60
Irish66Bosnian00Indonesian234
German263Croatian54Malay250
Dutch146Macedonian00Tagalog2518
Afrikaans40Serbian00Filipino238
Danish40Czech00Cantonese453
Norwegian30Polish44Mandarin1167
Swedish00Persian60Japanese430
Finnish00Arabic17434Korean1267
French74Hebrew00Aust Indigenous00
Greek50Turkish190Fijian46
Portuguese33Tamil120Maori00
Spanish135Hindi320Samoan40
Italian1511Urdu50Tongan00
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan30
Russian30Vietnamese374   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 84.3% 
 Asian Pacific 
 5.8% 
 European 
 0.9% 
 Other 
 8.9% 

 


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 equiv1,46634.6% 1,92041.8% 32537.1% 40440.3%
Year 11 or equiv2425.7% 2575.6% 485.5% 676.7%
Year 10 or equiv1,21128.6% 1,18225.7% 28832.8% 30330.2%
Year 9 or equiv3167.5% 2565.6% 647.3% 515.1%
Year 8 or below55313.1% 52611.4% 12113.8% 11011.0%
No schooling400.9% 240.5% 50.6% 80.8%
Not stated4059.6% 4309.4% 263.0% 595.9%
Total4,233100.0% 4,595100.0% 877100.0% 1,002100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1043831191324880245
cath249080400045
$1-19911732191525291493263
cath2564041008057
$200-2993652504244711076716485
cath14512104102115091
$300-399153771393758835723420
cath481071113917786
$400-599376799656270642711502
cath414191012152070101
$600-799296410392907446143515
cath419212419141300114
$800-999124810093111682730462
cath016292223171000117
$1000-1249019697983461530314
cath541519161180078
$1250-149961152676333700239
cath05111516740058
$1500-1999012384861411100211
cath00718191300057
$2000+031228261430086
cath00507000012
not stated424461586453393010401
cath40337940030
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil12070593657441933411
cath301030151090077
$1-199191805437396125154506
cath451677612940106
$200-2996298836469971206423680
cath13261613191923113143
$300-399345511877677110711066705
cath9821211217172915149
$400-599398114914112490733923759
cath11213031402913104189
$600-7991269102124117552385515
cath31832312916700136
$800-999325554064391003239
cath051512211350071
$1000-124901150335022730176
cath0018910730047
$1250-1499001923281500085
cath009133000025
$1500-1999041818181100069
cath00773300020
$2000+00388334029
cath0000500005
not stated50316338584540367368
cath404051030632

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 33.0% 
 $300-599 
 29.6% 
 $600-999 
 21.7% 
 $1000-1499 
 10.4% 
 $1500+ 
 5.2% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,971 22.7%
Catholics 437 23.7%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs22624.9%5326.4%
20-29yrs31817.7%5816.4%
30-39yrs28121.8%6322.4%
40-49yrs38028.9%9632.0%
50-59yrs29423.3%5921.5%
60-69yrs27726.5%6629.9%
70-79yrs15522.7%3524.8%
80+ yrs4210.7%911.5%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican30722.0%
Baptist9735.9%
Catholic43723.7%
Hinduism1012.3%
Islam1912.2%
Jehovah W2232.4%
Judaism350.0%
Lutheran25125.6%
Mormon1052.6%
Orthodox316.7%
Pentecostal4242.4%
Presbyterian4422.8%
Salvation Army1140.7%
Seventh Day Adv1225.5%
Uniting15326.0%
No religion26219.5%