Census Data 2011

Parish : Grovely

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: 45,021
  Total males: 22,148  
  Total females: 22,873
Catholic population: 12,132
  Catholic males: 5,795  
  Catholic females: 6,337  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 19,742 56.3% 5,260 56.9%
  Separated: 932 2.7% 246 2.7%
  Divorced: 2,565 7.3% 626 6.8%
  Widowed: 1,506 4.3% 403 4.4%
  Never Married: 10,291 29.4% 2,713 29.3%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 18,582 56.8% 5,027 57.1%
  De facto relationship 2,930 9.0% 685 7.8%
  Not married: 11,218 34.3% 3,088 35.1%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 565 125
  Torres Strait Islander: 61 16
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 28 8

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 3,370 7.5% 855 7.0%
  5-14 years: 6,619 14.7% 2,030 16.7%
  15-24 years: 5,498 12.2% 1,507 12.4%
  25-34 years: 5,220 11.6% 1,318 10.9%
  35-44 years: 7,611 16.9% 1,959 16.1%
  45-54 years: 6,239 13.9% 1,650 13.6%
  55-64 years: 5,428 12.1% 1,434 11.8%
  65-74 years: 3,037 6.7% 833 6.9%
  75-84 years: 1,311 2.9% 369 3.0%
  85 years & over: 688 1.5% 178 1.5%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.5% 
 7.0% 
 5-14 yrs 
 14.7% 
 16.7% 
 15-24 yrs 
 12.2% 
 12.4% 
 25-34 yrs 
 11.6% 
 10.9% 
 35-44 yrs 
 16.9% 
 16.1% 
 45-54 yrs 
 13.9% 
 13.6% 
 55-64 yrs 
 12.1% 
 11.8% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.7% 
 6.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 2.9% 
 3.0% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.5% 
 1.5% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 66.6%
Buddhist: 0.9%
Hindu: 0.3%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.4%
No religion: 24.6%
Not stated: 6.0%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 40.5% 26.9%
Anglicans: 27.4% 18.3%
Baptists: 4.0% 2.7%
Lutherans: 2.0% 1.3%
Mormons: 0.8% 0.5%
Orthodox: 0.5% 0.3%
Pentecostals: 2.0% 1.3%
Salvation Army: 0.4% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 11.4% 7.6%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 26.9%
 Anglican 
 18.3%
 Uniting 
 7.6%
 Lutheran 
 1.3%
 No Religion 
 24.6%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 36,101 80.2% 10,222 84.3%
  Elsewhere: 8,920 19.8% 1,910 15.7%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 41,072 91.2% 11,511 94.9%

 
Median age of population: 38.1
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,003
Median weekly rent: $364
Average household size: 2.8


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 345 310 655 91 88 179
Primary State School: 1,717 1,466 3,183 328 288 616
Primary Catholic School: 530 512 1,042 412 400 812
Primary other Non-Government School: 237 249 486 26 25 51
Secondary State School: 937 845 1,782 187 189 376
Secondary Catholic School: 342 364 706 243 262 505
Secondary other Non-Government School: 294 296 590 29 37 66
Technical or Further Education Institution: 341 434 775 83 115 198
University or other Tertiary Institution: 749 1,221 1,970 173 334 507
Other type of Educational Institution: 102 187 289 23 51 74

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: 45,021
Total population 2006: 44,096
Increase/decrease: 2.1%
 
Catholic population 2011: 12,132
Catholic population 2006: 12,090
Increase/decrease: 0.3%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 15.7%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 15.1%
Total citizens 2011: 91.2%
Total citizens 2006: 91.6%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 30.3%
 Parish 
 26.9%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia36,08910,222 Iraq5452 South East Europe159
Bosnia and Herzegovina30 Ireland150119 South Korea338
Cambodia50 Italy10894 South Africa46865
Canada10426 Japan707 Sri Lanka7625
China mainland8514 Lebanon139 Thailand390
Croatia1916 Macedonia80 Turkey80
Egypt128 Malaysia10642 UK2,819353
Fiji826 Malta1412 USA16233
Germany21567 Netherlands14946 Vietnam445
Greece180 New Zealand1,306225 Born elsewhere1,007297
Hong Kong449 Philippines159134 Not stated1,231118
India17658 Poland5136 Total45,02012,133
Indonesia409 Singapore569 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 80.2% 
 84.2% 
 Asia Pacific 
 5.1% 
 4.6% 
 Europe 
 7.9% 
 6.7% 
 Other 
 6.8% 
 4.5% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English41,63611,282Ukrainian33Thai400
Irish78Bosnian30Indonesian274
German19346Croatian2415Malay33
Dutch7825Macedonian160Tagalog6458
Afrikaans1268Serbian30Filipino4540
Danish150Czech207Cantonese10616
Norwegian80Polish7453Mandarin7612
Swedish166Persian400Japanese8911
Finnish100Arabic8041Korean2710
French9938Hebrew80Aust Indigenous60
Greek506Turkish80Fijian30
Portuguese1710Tamil150Maori130
Spanish11060Hindi788Samoan156
Italian189166Urdu70Tongan80
Maltese30Khmer40Auslan60
Russian420Vietnamese298   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 92.5% 
 Asian Pacific 
 1.6% 
 European 
 2.1% 
 Other 
 3.8% 

 


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 equiv9,75460.8% 10,30959.5% 2,55359.1% 2,83757.6%
Year 11 or equiv1,1357.1% 9725.6% 3568.2% 3396.9%
Year 10 or equiv3,37921.1% 4,01623.2% 96022.2% 1,17123.8%
Year 9 or equiv4793.0% 4212.4% 1693.9% 1663.4%
Year 8 or below5753.6% 7624.4% 1643.8% 2334.7%
No schooling240.1% 430.2% 70.2% 70.1%
Not stated7054.4% 7924.6% 1142.6% 1693.4%
Total16,051100.0% 17,315100.0% 4,323100.0% 4,922100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil6367654706288441701,047
cath1781210311823800280
$1-1994891495532589286166983
cath1442814814252045262
$200-299107125747564137267124351,008
cath242717181337783811263
$300-3998011974728013025810248963
cath223015171732633312241
$400-59979174115104124212296118341,256
cath23463126315382427341
$600-7993517922223819229418260261,428
cath11435756507245165355
$800-999181423073032802861182091,483
cath338596287742660355
$1000-12496135429475386324831041,852
cath531123136112912200520
$1250-149934534948834827551601,565
cath0169812490791500422
$1500-1999103338579859734659502,233
cath109103213142791100567
$2000+01030186671633746892,293
cath0476233189781850603
not stated1076899162118105615229801
cath2681017181011146120
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil503481782391962815213151,525
cath15216456162661840424
$1-19961913621835420826312332141,967
cath207344898437630135554
$200-299131140156252159322317137361,650
cath363346673995110316463
$300-399611331352542312813682551701,888
cath1235306060821017456510
$400-59991186298463401387309165952,395
cath224877128112115945027673
$600-7993618734347741232413357382,007
cath1549831179875311614498
$800-999151163123703762345616131,508
cath73587110117671470444
$1000-1249095398404372237351881,567
cath02810910894731370432
$1250-149903427436126315515041,106
cath08881067854700341
$1500-19990132464003341568401,161
cath05599311441600318
$2000+03102234158611450577
cath0021583818300138
not stated9134941191031015671101770
cath2251112132081025126

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 24.5% 
 $300-599 
 19.5% 
 $600-999 
 19.3% 
 $1000-1499 
 18.0% 
 $1500+ 
 18.7% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 8,176 23.3%
Catholics 1,991 21.5%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs66721.4%19421.2%
20-29yrs89319.2%18215.8%
30-39yrs1,43321.2%31217.8%
40-49yrs2,07929.0%53728.2%
50-59yrs1,34124.1%31221.8%
60-69yrs1,22126.1%31025.1%
70-79yrs44424.6%13024.4%
80+ yrs997.7%144.2%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,44721.3%
Baptist41544.8%
Catholic1,99021.5%
Hinduism2320.7%
Islam1321.3%
Jehovah W5559.8%
Judaism1240.0%
Lutheran10425.0%
Mormon10163.9%
Orthodox2520.3%
Pentecostal24951.6%
Presbyterian32724.1%
Salvation Army1919.0%
Seventh Day Adv615.4%
Uniting81528.4%
No religion1,62520.2%