Census Data 2011

Parish : Gayndah

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: 5,854
  Total males: 2,959  
  Total females: 2,895
Catholic population: 874
  Catholic males: 424  
  Catholic females: 450  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 2,494 53.4% 378 54.9%
  Separated: 147 3.1% 21 3.0%
  Divorced: 394 8.4% 64 9.3%
  Widowed: 293 6.3% 37 5.4%
  Never Married: 1,346 28.8% 189 27.4%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 2,190 53.5% 346 54.7%
  De facto relationship 427 10.4% 73 11.5%
  Not married: 1,480 36.1% 214 33.8%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 440 34
  Torres Strait Islander: 23 5
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 22 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 350 6.0% 47 5.4%
  5-14 years: 838 14.3% 139 15.9%
  15-24 years: 544 9.3% 73 8.3%
  25-34 years: 603 10.3% 90 10.3%
  35-44 years: 748 12.8% 126 14.4%
  45-54 years: 854 14.6% 130 14.9%
  55-64 years: 856 14.6% 145 16.6%
  65-74 years: 651 11.1% 84 9.6%
  75-84 years: 294 5.0% 34 3.9%
  85 years & over: 117 2.0% 7 0.8%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.0% 
 5.4% 
 5-14 yrs 
 14.3% 
 15.9% 
 15-24 yrs 
 9.3% 
 8.3% 
 25-34 yrs 
 10.3% 
 10.3% 
 35-44 yrs 
 12.8% 
 14.4% 
 45-54 yrs 
 14.6% 
 14.9% 
 55-64 yrs 
 14.6% 
 16.6% 
 65-74 yrs 
 11.1% 
 9.6% 
 75-84 yrs 
 5.0% 
 3.9% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.0% 
 0.8% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 70.2%
Buddhist: 0.4%
Hindu: 0.3%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 0.7%
No religion: 16.5%
Not stated: 11.7%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 21.3% 14.9%
Anglicans: 40.1% 28.1%
Baptists: 2.5% 1.7%
Lutherans: 2.7% 1.9%
Mormons: 0.3% 0.2%
Orthodox: 0.1% 0.1%
Pentecostals: 2.6% 1.8%
Salvation Army: 0.1% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 14.4% 10.1%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 14.9%
 Anglican 
 28.1%
 Uniting 
 10.1%
 Lutheran 
 1.9%
 No Religion 
 16.5%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 4,907 83.8% 776 88.8%
  Elsewhere: 947 16.2% 98 11.2%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 5,154 88.0% 812 92.9%

 
Median age of population: 42.4
Median monthly mortgage payment: $943
Median weekly rent: $104
Average household size: 2.4


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 25 34 59 3 0 3
Primary State School: 213 232 445 33 30 63
Primary Catholic School: 50 44 94 20 21 41
Primary other Non-Government School: 5 13 18 3 0 3
Secondary State School: 122 148 270 11 26 37
Secondary Catholic School: 0 3 3 0 0 0
Secondary other Non-Government School: 6 9 15 0 3 3
Technical or Further Education Institution: 23 38 61 5 9 14
University or other Tertiary Institution: 15 38 53 5 8 13
Other type of Educational Institution: 4 16 20 3 0 3

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: 5,854
Total population 2006: 5,755
Increase/decrease: 1.7%
 
Catholic population 2011: 874
Catholic population 2006: 893
Increase/decrease: -2.1%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 11.2%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 14.0%
Total citizens 2011: 88.0%
Total citizens 2006: 91.4%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 18.2%
 Parish 
 14.9%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia4,915776 Iraq00 South East Europe00
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland44 South Korea4417
Cambodia00 Italy74 South Africa90
Canada43 Japan40 Sri Lanka90
China mainland00 Lebanon00 Thailand50
Croatia00 Macedonia00 Turkey00
Egypt00 Malaysia00 UK900
Fiji90 Malta00 USA80
Germany263 Netherlands165 Vietnam00
Greece00 New Zealand9115 Born elsewhere12514
Hong Kong50 Philippines3419 Not stated44615
India40 Poland00 Total5,855875
Indonesia00 Singapore00 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 83.8% 
 88.8% 
 Asia Pacific 
 3.3% 
 5.8% 
 Europe 
 2.8% 
 1.7% 
 Other 
 10.1% 
 3.7% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English5,205819Ukrainian00Thai30
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian00
German124Croatian00Malay00
Dutch80Macedonian00Tagalog97
Afrikaans70Serbian00Filipino87
Danish30Czech00Cantonese50
Norwegian00Polish00Mandarin50
Swedish00Persian00Japanese30
Finnish00Arabic30Korean4417
French156Hebrew00Aust Indigenous160
Greek00Turkish00Fijian00
Portuguese00Tamil00Maori00
Spanish33Hindi00Samoan00
Italian40Urdu00Tongan553
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan00
Russian00Vietnamese00   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 88.9% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.2% 
 European 
 0.8% 
 Other 
 8.1% 

 


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 equiv62126.6% 74133.5% 11735.5% 14039.0%
Year 11 or equiv1295.5% 1597.2% 195.8% 226.1%
Year 10 or equiv72831.2% 65329.5% 9127.6% 11632.3%
Year 9 or equiv1787.6% 1486.7% 288.5% 226.1%
Year 8 or below36815.8% 26211.8% 5717.3% 4011.1%
No schooling200.9% 70.3% 41.2% 00.0%
Not stated29012.4% 24210.9% 144.2% 195.3%
Total2,334100.0% 2,212100.0% 330100.0% 359100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil33332227332050146
cath40008700019
$1-19931510714192793125
cath300036100022
$200-299691019305270469251
cath000331339031
$300-3991451632333656235220
cath003001056024
$400-59921264645524961170317
cath3430713120042
$600-7993277260797340194377
cath0798610104054
$800-999516385955491044240
cath0681751000046
$1000-12490738324329540158
cath00689750035
$1250-1499001223221530075
cath00055000010
$1500-19990918252920900110
cath000140000014
$2000+501115201900070
cath00663000015
not stated251332334751593114305
cath007012000019
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil435161732372134178
cath140708600035
$1-19940152823233720103199
cath460110070028
$200-29913102540406178267300
cath005499148049
$300-39981639444362663620334
cath0761186124054
$400-59910315089755938129373
cath37101613930061
$600-799424595768602596312
cath0387181400050
$800-99901218253128580127
cath00066500017
$1000-12490122613231400088
cath05904300021
$1250-14990061514800043
cath000100000010
$1500-199900921101240056
cath00603700016
$2000+00658800027
cath0000000000
not stated261118283825363128241
cath000001200012

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 29.6% 
 $300-599 
 29.5% 
 $600-999 
 25.6% 
 $1000-1499 
 9.0% 
 $1500+ 
 6.4% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,349 28.9%
Catholics 216 31.3%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs4214.6%518.5%
20-29yrs11620.4%1819.8%
30-39yrs20532.3%4340.6%
40-49yrs29535.5%4233.1%
50-59yrs26130.6%4933.3%
60-69yrs27233.4%4133.1%
70-79yrs12929.7%1638.1%
80+ yrs2911.6%312.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican43932.6%
Baptist3646.8%
Catholic21731.4%
Hinduism00.0%
Islam00.0%
Jehovah W617.6%
Judaism00.0%
Lutheran3235.2%
Mormon00.0%
Orthodox00.0%
Pentecostal4549.5%
Presbyterian6628.4%
Salvation Army00.0%
Seventh Day Adv318.8%
Uniting21943.8%
No religion13819.8%