Census Data 2011

Parish : Maroochydore

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: 102,952
  Total males: 49,457  
  Total females: 53,495
Catholic population: 21,695
  Catholic males: 10,098  
  Catholic females: 11,597  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 41,173 49.1% 8,723 50.1%
  Separated: 2,861 3.4% 594 3.4%
  Divorced: 8,871 10.6% 1,726 9.9%
  Widowed: 4,876 5.8% 988 5.7%
  Never Married: 26,072 31.1% 5,396 31.0%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 37,236 49.7% 8,141 50.5%
  De facto relationship 8,008 10.7% 1,624 10.1%
  Not married: 29,659 39.6% 6,367 39.5%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 1,189 287
  Torres Strait Islander: 85 17
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 61 9

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 6,029 5.9% 1,189 5.5%
  5-14 years: 13,067 12.7% 3,079 14.2%
  15-24 years: 13,169 12.8% 2,820 13.0%
  25-34 years: 11,631 11.3% 2,275 10.5%
  35-44 years: 14,351 13.9% 3,113 14.3%
  45-54 years: 14,533 14.1% 3,303 15.2%
  55-64 years: 12,783 12.4% 2,585 11.9%
  65-74 years: 9,222 9.0% 1,928 8.9%
  75-84 years: 5,775 5.6% 1,061 4.9%
  85 years & over: 2,392 2.3% 341 1.6%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 5.9% 
 5.5% 
 5-14 yrs 
 12.7% 
 14.2% 
 15-24 yrs 
 12.8% 
 13.0% 
 25-34 yrs 
 11.3% 
 10.5% 
 35-44 yrs 
 13.9% 
 14.3% 
 45-54 yrs 
 14.1% 
 15.2% 
 55-64 yrs 
 12.4% 
 11.9% 
 65-74 yrs 
 9.0% 
 8.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 5.6% 
 4.9% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.3% 
 1.6% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 62.8%
Buddhist: 1.3%
Hindu: 0.2%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.4%
No religion: 26.1%
Not stated: 7.8%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 33.5% 21.1%
Anglicans: 33.2% 20.8%
Baptists: 3.9% 2.5%
Lutherans: 3.0% 1.9%
Mormons: 0.6% 0.4%
Orthodox: 0.6% 0.4%
Pentecostals: 2.4% 1.5%
Salvation Army: 0.4% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 9.3% 5.8%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 21.1%
 Anglican 
 20.8%
 Uniting 
 5.8%
 Lutheran 
 1.9%
 No Religion 
 26.1%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 76,102 73.9% 17,558 80.9%
  Elsewhere: 26,850 26.1% 4,137 19.1%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 88,417 85.9% 19,906 91.8%

 
Median age of population: 40.1
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,832
Median weekly rent: $331
Average household size: 2.5


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 649 579 1,228 141 106 247
Primary State School: 2,903 2,872 5,775 453 425 878
Primary Catholic School: 580 607 1,187 478 489 967
Primary other Non-Government School: 884 800 1,684 142 117 259
Secondary State School: 2,047 2,045 4,092 356 364 720
Secondary Catholic School: 385 370 755 292 294 586
Secondary other Non-Government School: 784 860 1,644 144 146 290
Technical or Further Education Institution: 772 987 1,759 152 217 369
University or other Tertiary Institution: 1,514 2,832 4,346 306 663 969
Other type of Educational Institution: 226 433 659 41 79 120

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: 102,952
Total population 2006: 92,889
Increase/decrease: 10.8%
 
Catholic population 2011: 21,695
Catholic population 2006: 19,381
Increase/decrease: 11.9%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 19.1%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 18.9%
Total citizens 2011: 85.9%
Total citizens 2006: 85.4%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 19.7%
 Parish 
 21.1%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia76,09817,527 Iraq30 South East Europe4613
Bosnia and Herzegovina100 Ireland244158 South Korea639
Cambodia143 Italy193142 South Africa1,138158
Canada36783 Japan1635 Sri Lanka8322
China mainland1386 Lebanon175 Thailand1584
Croatia6750 Macedonia43 Turkey150
Egypt366 Malaysia13523 UK7,942855
Fiji8517 Malta6446 USA53785
Germany681157 Netherlands470123 Vietnam7410
Greece370 New Zealand5,837799 Born elsewhere2,503683
Hong Kong8125 Philippines346275 Not stated4,804276
India27153 Poland8849 Total102,95321,696
Indonesia9818 Singapore808 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 73.9% 
 80.7% 
 Asia Pacific 
 7.4% 
 5.9% 
 Europe 
 9.5% 
 8.1% 
 Other 
 9.1% 
 5.3% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English94,47720,331Ukrainian2711Thai1549
Irish40Bosnian120Indonesian5012
German592151Croatian3930Malay30
Dutch26972Macedonian70Tagalog12497
Afrikaans2686Serbian390Filipino9074
Danish463Czech2111Cantonese10110
Norwegian400Polish6543Mandarin1643
Swedish770Persian130Japanese2009
Finnish430Arabic739Korean433
French319143Hebrew240Aust Indigenous139
Greek1089Turkish150Fijian126
Portuguese6135Tamil70Maori320
Spanish21394Hindi947Samoan3615
Italian346223Urdu220Tongan60
Maltese3130Khmer90Auslan238
Russian754Vietnamese8115   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 91.5% 
 Asian Pacific 
 1.3% 
 European 
 2.2% 
 Other 
 5.0% 

 


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 equiv18,97049.8% 21,25750.1% 4,07751.4% 4,80950.5%
Year 11 or equiv3,4109.0% 3,6058.5% 7569.5% 8999.4%
Year 10 or equiv9,38524.6% 10,80625.5% 2,06826.1% 2,52126.5%
Year 9 or equiv1,8144.8% 1,9424.6% 4095.2% 4544.8%
Year 8 or below1,4203.7% 1,8294.3% 3514.4% 4274.5%
No schooling800.2% 750.2% 120.2% 150.2%
Not stated3,0167.9% 2,8896.8% 2563.2% 4044.2%
Total38,095100.0% 42,403100.0% 7,929100.0% 9,529100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1,1511811461451702709867102,238
cath265433527475525240521
$1-1991,1142231189315222618298402,246
cath272571915343632611482
$200-2993053443262813374828756381663,754
cath696460467010518313226755
$300-3991972682072623434427435802063,248
cath42582871709414310027633
$400-5992474944894465187398285311724,464
cath467881931061641899224873
$600-79989542861798804768461217744,614
cath17961471631841511033312906
$800-99925363823855771741305101374,021
cath87515817416114657170796
$1000-1249422281890983765622875203,769
cath0531601871881264780769
$1250-149979456774165539210431222,613
cath0221251671528624100586
$1500-19990555138818524609531172,904
cath08124220234912190707
$2000+34137593989853914132142,982
cath5393213218902243651
not stated2722673954854234102892161262,883
cath35142837283422297234
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil88120740347452456815955163,287
cath219559212110013837110773
$1-1991,388293462605431473290155774,174
cath336668013592108703015932
$200-2994104644665435288731,1226531705,229
cath1028487127117192265131271,132
$300-3992624055185976919041,2899814826,129
cath668299147140192272184901,272
$400-5992436419631,2401,2961,1721,0046362627,457
cath57124192289304226215124381,569
$600-799576231,0321,1601,181776335160955,419
cath111412202642991758533231,251
$800-9991223367978484250013379483,310
cath05115016821810223149735
$1000-1249310151564569640911455332,571
cath6251171381939123120605
$1250-14990253154554782564515151,604
cath047312811660800389
$1500-1999618244401492228562751,477
cath065895140541460373
$2000+54105241251143522523849
cath05264954347110186
not stated2281542873693613542713172742,615
cath341523373734414731299

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 26.7% 
 $300-599 
 27.1% 
 $600-999 
 22.1% 
 $1000-1499 
 13.5% 
 $1500+ 
 10.6% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 16,546 19.7%
Catholics 3,343 19.2%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs1,18017.1%26016.3%
20-29yrs1,93415.8%36215.0%
30-39yrs2,27718.0%43516.7%
40-49yrs3,52023.6%84725.4%
50-59yrs2,71820.0%53918.4%
60-69yrs2,83525.1%53023.2%
70-79yrs1,59921.8%30520.5%
80+ yrs4819.7%658.2%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican3,54019.3%
Baptist75737.0%
Catholic3,34319.2%
Hinduism2716.9%
Islam2715.4%
Jehovah W27747.3%
Judaism3128.7%
Lutheran33621.7%
Mormon16354.9%
Orthodox4815.0%
Pentecostal59747.8%
Presbyterian64618.3%
Salvation Army9638.4%
Seventh Day Adv4129.9%
Uniting1,17722.4%
No religion3,43016.7%