Census Data 2011

Parish : Maryborough

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: 33,861
  Total males: 16,989  
  Total females: 16,872
Catholic population: 5,808
  Catholic males: 2,765  
  Catholic females: 3,043  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 13,650 49.8% 2,304 49.0%
  Separated: 1,164 4.2% 201 4.3%
  Divorced: 2,932 10.7% 520 11.1%
  Widowed: 1,905 7.0% 327 7.0%
  Never Married: 7,752 28.3% 1,351 28.7%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 12,170 50.7% 2,147 49.7%
  De facto relationship 2,459 10.2% 464 10.7%
  Not married: 9,389 39.1% 1,710 39.6%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 1,113 161
  Torres Strait Islander: 88 26
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 59 8

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 1,954 5.8% 296 5.1%
  5-14 years: 4,500 13.3% 809 13.9%
  15-24 years: 3,703 10.9% 688 11.8%
  25-34 years: 3,166 9.3% 513 8.8%
  35-44 years: 4,121 12.2% 676 11.6%
  45-54 years: 4,804 14.2% 897 15.4%
  55-64 years: 5,156 15.2% 902 15.5%
  65-74 years: 3,760 11.1% 629 10.8%
  75-84 years: 1,928 5.7% 311 5.4%
  85 years & over: 769 2.3% 87 1.5%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 5.8% 
 5.1% 
 5-14 yrs 
 13.3% 
 13.9% 
 15-24 yrs 
 10.9% 
 11.8% 
 25-34 yrs 
 9.3% 
 8.8% 
 35-44 yrs 
 12.2% 
 11.6% 
 45-54 yrs 
 14.2% 
 15.4% 
 55-64 yrs 
 15.2% 
 15.5% 
 65-74 yrs 
 11.1% 
 10.8% 
 75-84 yrs 
 5.7% 
 5.4% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.3% 
 1.5% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 65.1%
Buddhist: 0.6%
Hindu: 0.1%
Islam: 0.1%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 1.0%
No religion: 21.9%
Not stated: 11.3%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 26.4% 17.2%
Anglicans: 32.9% 21.4%
Baptists: 2.7% 1.7%
Lutherans: 3.9% 2.5%
Mormons: 0.3% 0.2%
Orthodox: 0.2% 0.1%
Pentecostals: 2.0% 1.3%
Salvation Army: 0.9% 0.6%
Uniting Church: 14.2% 9.3%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 17.2%
 Anglican 
 21.4%
 Uniting 
 9.3%
 Lutheran 
 2.5%
 No Religion 
 21.9%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 28,965 85.5% 5,092 87.7%
  Elsewhere: 4,896 14.5% 716 12.3%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 30,572 90.3% 5,495 94.6%

 
Median age of population: 43.1
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,276
Median weekly rent: $186
Average household size: 2.3


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 152 119 271 22 24 46
Primary State School: 1,171 1,096 2,267 161 146 307
Primary Catholic School: 176 179 355 95 119 214
Primary other Non-Government School: 130 116 246 5 12 17
Secondary State School: 748 732 1,480 101 102 203
Secondary Catholic School: 176 238 414 98 121 219
Secondary other Non-Government School: 92 117 209 7 19 26
Technical or Further Education Institution: 220 339 559 37 79 116
University or other Tertiary Institution: 131 330 461 27 75 102
Other type of Educational Institution: 74 120 194 14 21 35

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: 33,861
Total population 2006: 32,954
Increase/decrease: 2.8%
 
Catholic population 2011: 5,808
Catholic population 2006: 5,664
Increase/decrease: 2.5%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 12.3%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 12.3%
Total citizens 2011: 90.3%
Total citizens 2006: 91.0%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 18.2%
 Parish 
 17.2%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia28,9415,114 Iraq00 South East Europe136
Bosnia and Herzegovina75 Ireland2718 South Korea50
Cambodia00 Italy2115 South Africa5910
Canada269 Japan90 Sri Lanka80
China mainland205 Lebanon00 Thailand210
Croatia44 Macedonia40 Turkey30
Egypt80 Malaysia244 UK1,16087
Fiji230 Malta2013 USA524
Germany15942 Netherlands10937 Vietnam100
Greece80 New Zealand63871 Born elsewhere32086
Hong Kong90 Philippines183140 Not stated1,892112
India466 Poland168 Total33,8615,809
Indonesia149 Singapore104 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 85.4% 
 88.1% 
 Asia Pacific 
 2.9% 
 4.2% 
 Europe 
 4.6% 
 4.7% 
 Other 
 7.0% 
 3.0% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English30,9055,498Ukrainian00Thai90
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian100
German9529Croatian00Malay00
Dutch3011Macedonian00Tagalog7457
Afrikaans240Serbian00Filipino4632
Danish60Czech40Cantonese246
Norwegian00Polish117Mandarin100
Swedish50Persian40Japanese80
Finnish380Arabic30Korean30
French243Hebrew30Aust Indigenous00
Greek120Turkish40Fijian30
Portuguese00Tamil50Maori00
Spanish164Hindi120Samoan30
Italian4325Urdu30Tongan30
Maltese55Khmer00Auslan1510
Russian30Vietnamese133   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 91.9% 
 Asian Pacific 
 0.7% 
 European 
 0.7% 
 Other 
 6.7% 

 


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 equiv3,48726.5% 4,10331.2% 66530.4% 88835.7%
Year 11 or equiv8686.6% 9056.9% 1808.2% 2088.4%
Year 10 or equiv4,45833.9% 4,54434.5% 78035.7% 84133.8%
Year 9 or equiv1,0798.2% 1,0488.0% 1999.1% 1807.2%
Year 8 or below1,46611.2% 1,3009.9% 23410.7% 2178.7%
No schooling670.5% 630.5% 200.9% 60.2%
Not stated1,71813.1% 1,1999.1% 1074.9% 1506.0%
Total13,143100.0% 13,162100.0% 2,185100.0% 2,490100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil3492537518012840128730
cath7606101027500134
$1-19934960594081140100359873
cath621114817261730158
$200-2999091142171255451608292612,161
cath23827293279994015352
$300-3997165103132215314453216701,639
cath1271212385171368247
$400-59974103133183188315302147551,500
cath122321243251572913262
$600-7995013524226125829714640151,444
cath726345545462960248
$800-99911941912282512735815141,135
cath615293843481150195
$1000-12497481802322651904370972
cath5737395127600172
$1250-1499022901881771062380614
cath0714355424400138
$1500-1999015107160191126930611
cath0618283925000116
$2000+0154282116752684368
cath001317331700080
not stated134132286282254205162143531,651
cath123311142020125100
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil27632628516824334119920
cath54315103939600169
$1-1993796215217917719510745191,315
cath86143441303023160274
$200-29912197153247281576575229432,322
cath21113248439986489397
$300-399651051721973314145153301712,300
cath1231262968781005724425
$400-59969163348416402368269164862,285
cath21256466658751328419
$600-79923130256304324216653931,360
cath6244752723316100260
$800-99945614319022514429129812
cath01825306031800172
$1000-124902910016219710222100622
cath01120334615400129
$1250-149958509296581550329
cath70121718900063
$1500-199903268110944800271
cath0002331600060
$2000+00924181560577
cath000551000020
not stated8848831331461601461571341,095
cath1361114112314167115

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 33.6% 
 $300-599 
 31.3% 
 $600-999 
 19.1% 
 $1000-1499 
 10.6% 
 $1500+ 
 5.4% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 5,317 19.4%
Catholics 920 19.6%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs37617.4%7717.8%
20-29yrs43914.4%7113.8%
30-39yrs64617.6%8915.5%
40-49yrs99222.7%18624.1%
50-59yrs1,07621.2%19921.4%
60-69yrs1,11023.6%17621.4%
70-79yrs53919.4%10022.2%
80+ yrs1398.7%2411.4%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,21819.4%
Baptist14328.1%
Catholic91919.5%
Hinduism39.4%
Islam00.0%
Jehovah W10545.5%
Judaism325.0%
Lutheran15020.4%
Mormon1934.5%
Orthodox1330.2%
Pentecostal12435.9%
Presbyterian21417.5%
Salvation Army4626.1%
Seventh Day Adv1119.3%
Uniting68925.0%
No religion79415.2%