Census Data 2011

Parish : Kingston

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: 50,023
  Total males: 24,826  
  Total females: 25,197
Catholic population: 9,755
  Catholic males: 4,624  
  Catholic females: 5,131  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 15,731 42.5% 3,122 41.7%
  Separated: 1,598 4.3% 351 4.7%
  Divorced: 3,522 9.5% 730 9.7%
  Widowed: 1,302 3.5% 297 4.0%
  Never Married: 14,825 40.1% 2,990 39.9%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 14,552 42.9% 3,032 42.1%
  De facto relationship 4,358 12.8% 970 13.5%
  Not married: 15,018 44.3% 3,195 44.4%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 1,799 335
  Torres Strait Islander: 175 38
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 150 28

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 4,769 9.5% 755 7.7%
  5-14 years: 8,278 16.5% 1,514 15.5%
  15-24 years: 8,050 16.1% 1,516 15.5%
  25-34 years: 7,347 14.7% 1,469 15.1%
  35-44 years: 6,756 13.5% 1,294 13.3%
  45-54 years: 6,240 12.5% 1,351 13.8%
  55-64 years: 4,814 9.6% 1,029 10.5%
  65-74 years: 2,525 5.0% 578 5.9%
  75-84 years: 1,006 2.0% 201 2.1%
  85 years & over: 238 0.5% 48 0.5%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 9.5% 
 7.7% 
 5-14 yrs 
 16.5% 
 15.5% 
 15-24 yrs 
 16.1% 
 15.5% 
 25-34 yrs 
 14.7% 
 15.1% 
 35-44 yrs 
 13.5% 
 13.3% 
 45-54 yrs 
 12.5% 
 13.8% 
 55-64 yrs 
 9.6% 
 10.5% 
 65-74 yrs 
 5.0% 
 5.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 2.0% 
 2.1% 
 85+ yrs 
 0.5% 
 0.5% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 59.6%
Buddhist: 2.2%
Hindu: 0.7%
Islam: 1.8%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 1.5%
No religion: 23.4%
Not stated: 10.8%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 32.7% 19.5%
Anglicans: 27.6% 16.4%
Baptists: 3.7% 2.2%
Lutherans: 2.4% 1.4%
Mormons: 3.1% 1.9%
Orthodox: 1.4% 0.8%
Pentecostals: 3.6% 2.1%
Salvation Army: 0.6% 0.4%
Uniting Church: 7.7% 4.6%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 19.5%
 Anglican 
 16.4%
 Uniting 
 4.6%
 Lutheran 
 1.4%
 No Religion 
 23.4%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 33,727 67.4% 7,114 72.9%
  Elsewhere: 16,296 32.6% 2,641 27.1%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 39,674 79.3% 8,608 88.2%

 
Median age of population: 30.5
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,680
Median weekly rent: $287
Average household size: 3.0


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 396 356 752 80 78 158
Primary State School: 2,150 1,920 4,070 339 322 661
Primary Catholic School: 215 239 454 104 144 248
Primary other Non-Government School: 285 273 558 37 32 69
Secondary State School: 1,247 1,228 2,475 174 213 387
Secondary Catholic School: 209 218 427 100 108 208
Secondary other Non-Government School: 216 273 489 29 38 67
Technical or Further Education Institution: 362 636 998 74 142 216
University or other Tertiary Institution: 326 654 980 65 151 216
Other type of Educational Institution: 119 190 309 16 38 54

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: 50,023
Total population 2006: 43,795
Increase/decrease: 14.2%
 
Catholic population 2011: 9,755
Catholic population 2006: 8,508
Increase/decrease: 14.7%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 27.1%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 25.3%
Total citizens 2011: 79.3%
Total citizens 2006: 82.3%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 20.6%
 Parish 
 19.5%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia33,7036,968 Iraq283 South East Europe6227
Bosnia and Herzegovina5914 Ireland7058 South Korea343
Cambodia3537 Italy5031 South Africa17757
Canada303 Japan374 Sri Lanka6128
China mainland1054 Lebanon390 Thailand1900
Croatia8742 Macedonia120 Turkey100
Egypt149 Malaysia6013 UK2,074232
Fiji40621 Malta2621 USA8510
Germany18544 Netherlands17649 Vietnam13820
Greece240 New Zealand4,564681 Born elsewhere3,055780
Hong Kong213 Philippines429347 Not stated3,396211
India15416 Poland3827 Total50,0279,755
Indonesia6212 Singapore3710 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 67.4% 
 71.3% 
 Asia Pacific 
 13.1% 
 12.0% 
 Europe 
 5.8% 
 7.2% 
 Other 
 13.7% 
 9.5% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English40,3888,362Ukrainian00Thai590
Irish00Bosnian768Indonesian339
German11935Croatian9676Malay183
Dutch8223Macedonian170Tagalog201164
Afrikaans210Serbian947Filipino125108
Danish60Czech2215Cantonese13229
Norwegian00Polish5039Mandarin2145
Swedish180Persian110Japanese514
Finnish370Arabic26321Korean390
French8035Hebrew80Aust Indigenous230
Greek845Turkish140Fijian440
Portuguese247Tamil320Maori25628
Spanish276126Hindi4475Samoan1,570297
Italian8551Urdu740Tongan18215
Maltese1717Khmer6450Auslan6014
Russian505Vietnamese21037   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 79.3% 
 Asian Pacific 
 7.7% 
 European 
 2.3% 
 Other 
 10.7% 

 


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 equiv6,48837.6% 7,49241.7% 1,44240.4% 1,79343.9%
Year 11 or equiv1,5489.0% 1,6559.2% 37010.4% 45011.0%
Year 10 or equiv4,84728.1% 4,80426.7% 1,06229.7% 1,10327.0%
Year 9 or equiv1,3207.7% 1,1456.4% 2737.6% 2385.8%
Year 8 or below1,1606.7% 1,0405.8% 2336.5% 2756.7%
No schooling1560.9% 2361.3% 220.6% 270.7%
Not stated1,72610.0% 1,5968.9% 1714.8% 2024.9%
Total17,245100.0% 17,968100.0% 3,573100.0% 4,088100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil70015112911698117321501,358
cath1313522291630650274
$1-19947612886727887852031,035
cath891812919162640193
$200-299164135181175196294373179251,722
cath26153621265794395319
$300-399155116133123164192266121231,293
cath32244112284559316278
$400-59916727923122222722216849131,578
cath28564841484840100319
$600-799110448640507480322901432,614
cath27100120106110621700542
$800-9992424368351344232757552,299
cath056128110103711400482
$1000-12491014353948346231234301,986
cath03812710010257300427
$1250-149905732532727014615001,140
cath01566666632600251
$1500-19990312112422361351300868
cath0636455425400170
$2000+4889128109661200416
cath002133251200091
not stated32120932331128115911766131,800
cath3318181820171474149
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil586153214217268284481041,784
cath11731383767671600373
$1-199652185275264168153823081,817
cath13343685727352330389
$200-299186217313287309393364131202,220
cath265351586611291290486
$300-399122210357357327345394184542,350
cath173874667278854318491
$400-59914639066960051734715190352,945
cath308015011513266281816635
$600-7994840368362761132155942,761
cath993164154149861300668
$800-999415043536332117513801,469
cath028103929536000354
$1000-1249570312251228103440977
cath02079545527400239
$1250-149902814512611152330468
cath043222211700096
$1500-199906651068648600317
cath001023201500068
$2000+0323391823500111
cath003116500025
not stated24116528630023319113765301,648
cath36102215241434113169

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 29.9% 
 $300-599 
 24.4% 
 $600-999 
 27.2% 
 $1000-1499 
 13.4% 
 $1500+ 
 5.1% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 4,648 12.6%
Catholics 842 11.2%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs42910.4%7910.8%
20-29yrs81810.5%1419.1%
30-39yrs94413.8%15611.6%
40-49yrs99615.1%17812.8%
50-59yrs72513.0%14612.6%
60-69yrs51713.6%10712.8%
70-79yrs18111.1%298.0%
80+ yrs396.2%43.4%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican78111.5%
Baptist16620.0%
Catholic84311.3%
Hinduism259.9%
Islam8214.0%
Jehovah W12341.3%
Judaism313.0%
Lutheran8515.1%
Mormon21836.2%
Orthodox319.6%
Pentecostal22728.6%
Presbyterian17713.4%
Salvation Army2316.1%
Seventh Day Adv11832.3%
Uniting28015.3%
No religion78210.1%