Census Data 2011

Parish : Geebung

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: 5,140
  Total males: 2,515  
  Total females: 2,625
Catholic population: 1,641
  Catholic males: 785  
  Catholic females: 856  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 1,865 44.6% 616 48.0%
  Separated: 127 3.0% 34 2.7%
  Divorced: 374 8.9% 103 8.0%
  Widowed: 292 7.0% 75 5.8%
  Never Married: 1,524 36.4% 455 35.5%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 1,730 44.9% 596 48.2%
  De facto relationship 445 11.5% 118 9.5%
  Not married: 1,681 43.6% 523 42.3%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 71 20
  Torres Strait Islander: 7 3
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 0 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 372 7.2% 121 7.4%
  5-14 years: 584 11.4% 235 14.3%
  15-24 years: 632 12.3% 218 13.3%
  25-34 years: 827 16.1% 232 14.1%
  35-44 years: 800 15.6% 248 15.1%
  45-54 years: 633 12.3% 224 13.6%
  55-64 years: 473 9.2% 136 8.3%
  65-74 years: 323 6.3% 100 6.1%
  75-84 years: 338 6.6% 96 5.8%
  85 years & over: 158 3.1% 32 1.9%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.2% 
 7.4% 
 5-14 yrs 
 11.4% 
 14.3% 
 15-24 yrs 
 12.3% 
 13.3% 
 25-34 yrs 
 16.1% 
 14.1% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.6% 
 15.1% 
 45-54 yrs 
 12.3% 
 13.6% 
 55-64 yrs 
 9.2% 
 8.3% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.3% 
 6.1% 
 75-84 yrs 
 6.6% 
 5.8% 
 85+ yrs 
 3.1% 
 1.9% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 66.9%
Buddhist: 1.1%
Hindu: 1.3%
Islam: 0.6%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 2.4%
No religion: 20.0%
Not stated: 7.7%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 47.7% 31.9%
Anglicans: 22.3% 14.9%
Baptists: 3.7% 2.5%
Lutherans: 2.4% 1.6%
Mormons: 0.1% 0.1%
Orthodox: 0.9% 0.6%
Pentecostals: 1.8% 1.2%
Salvation Army: 0.3% 0.2%
Uniting Church: 10.0% 6.7%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 31.9%
 Anglican 
 14.9%
 Uniting 
 6.7%
 Lutheran 
 1.6%
 No Religion 
 20.0%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 3,848 74.9% 1,294 78.9%
  Elsewhere: 1,292 25.1% 347 21.1%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 4,375 85.1% 1,485 90.5%

 
Median age of population: 34.3
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,799
Median weekly rent: $320
Average household size: 2.3


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 27 32 59 13 12 25
Primary State School: 131 121 252 22 26 48
Primary Catholic School: 87 64 151 66 50 116
Primary other Non-Government School: 4 4 8 0 0 0
Secondary State School: 55 58 113 21 12 33
Secondary Catholic School: 41 39 80 29 31 60
Secondary other Non-Government School: 11 6 17 0 0 0
Technical or Further Education Institution: 62 66 128 16 23 39
University or other Tertiary Institution: 94 122 216 36 46 82
Other type of Educational Institution: 18 29 47 4 4 8

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: 5,140
Total population 2006: 4,114
Increase/decrease: 24.9%
 
Catholic population 2011: 1,641
Catholic population 2006: 1,325
Increase/decrease: 23.8%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 21.1%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 18.0%
Total citizens 2011: 85.1%
Total citizens 2006: 88.5%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 30.1%
 Parish 
 31.9%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia3,8541,295 Iraq00 South East Europe53
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland2517 South Korea40
Cambodia00 Italy128 South Africa3011
Canada110 Japan50 Sri Lanka93
China mainland293 Lebanon35 Thailand50
Croatia44 Macedonia00 Turkey00
Egypt30 Malaysia134 UK20632
Fiji239 Malta30 USA1514
Germany183 Netherlands135 Vietnam60
Greece30 New Zealand23355 Born elsewhere17447
Hong Kong73 Philippines6658 Not stated24238
India10010 Poland66 Total5,1381,640
Indonesia77 Singapore70 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 74.9% 
 78.9% 
 Asia Pacific 
 10.2% 
 9.3% 
 Europe 
 5.5% 
 5.1% 
 Other 
 9.4% 
 6.7% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English4,4001,457Ukrainian00Thai00
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian57
German165Croatian109Malay00
Dutch93Macedonian00Tagalog3730
Afrikaans30Serbian60Filipino1313
Danish00Czech00Cantonese417
Norwegian00Polish56Mandarin290
Swedish30Persian70Japanese134
Finnish00Arabic143Korean40
French2014Hebrew00Aust Indigenous00
Greek80Turkish00Fijian00
Portuguese43Tamil90Maori40
Spanish1610Hindi200Samoan346
Italian3325Urdu00Tongan00
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan00
Russian90Vietnamese60   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 85.4% 
 Asian Pacific 
 6.2% 
 European 
 2.4% 
 Other 
 6.0% 

 


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 equiv1,08055.4% 1,14854.4% 36560.9% 39457.6%
Year 11 or equiv1316.7% 1044.9% 447.3% 426.1%
Year 10 or equiv39420.2% 44020.9% 11018.4% 16023.4%
Year 9 or equiv773.9% 602.8% 305.0% 172.5%
Year 8 or below1075.5% 1507.1% 264.3% 416.0%
No schooling120.6% 120.6% 30.5% 00.0%
Not stated1507.7% 1969.3% 213.5% 304.4%
Total1,951100.0% 2,110100.0% 599100.0% 684100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil491099481100100
cath280005300036
$1-1994619306867095
cath269000000035
$200-299718166111525399146
cath0800401511038
$300-399111312112022283521173
cath450430512841
$400-59910211918213029149171
cath350338134342
$600-7990414849352914126234
cath061015121040057
$800-999019484242251250193
cath08131315840061
$1000-1249020624136351050209
cath07201212940064
$1250-149901652653316000182
cath06172116600066
$1500-19990677684718400220
cath001922191000070
$2000+0629703716300161
cath05152917300069
not stated149262021141565130
cath70500406022
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil31928292326030149
cath901799900053
$1-1994710293222171177182
cath2133813730058
$200-29918151720172534529207
cath5104706815055
$300-399111727222321468656309
cath33510782121785
$400-599163337423337394124302
cath310151513813101097
$600-799440495639351444245
cath382314111554083
$800-99901952442922730176
cath091315211100069
$1000-124901371384217000181
cath06241613600065
$1250-14990045392713600130
cath0010813740042
$1500-1999003544339000121
cath00131910000042
$2000+00112317300054
cath00678000021
not stated103261314129207114
cath000300011014

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 22.4% 
 $300-599 
 24.0% 
 $600-999 
 21.6% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.8% 
 $1500+ 
 14.2% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 768 18.4%
Catholics 232 18.1%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs4616.8%1917.0%
20-29yrs13317.6%4319.9%
30-39yrs14817.0%4015.2%
40-49yrs14421.7%4419.6%
50-59yrs10418.6%3017.3%
60-69yrs7919.4%3123.0%
70-79yrs8325.8%2529.4%
80+ yrs319.4%00.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican11617.0%
Baptist2825.9%
Catholic23218.1%
Hinduism00.0%
Islam313.0%
Jehovah W550.0%
Judaism00.0%
Lutheran1420.6%
Mormon00.0%
Orthodox00.0%
Pentecostal2146.7%
Presbyterian3219.9%
Salvation Army00.0%
Seventh Day Adv650.0%
Uniting8026.7%
No religion14718.1%