Census Data 2011

Parish : Mitchelton

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: 10,303
  Total males: 5,261  
  Total females: 5,042
Catholic population: 3,026
  Catholic males: 1,494  
  Catholic females: 1,532  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 3,463 41.7% 999 42.8%
  Separated: 219 2.6% 53 2.3%
  Divorced: 667 8.0% 179 7.7%
  Widowed: 386 4.6% 111 4.8%
  Never Married: 3,577 43.0% 994 42.6%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 3,170 45.5% 941 46.5%
  De facto relationship 897 12.9% 196 9.7%
  Not married: 2,893 41.6% 888 43.9%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 154 52
  Torres Strait Islander: 26 6
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 4 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 869 8.4% 275 9.1%
  5-14 years: 1,121 10.9% 416 13.7%
  15-24 years: 1,779 17.3% 528 17.4%
  25-34 years: 1,913 18.6% 488 16.1%
  35-44 years: 1,653 16.0% 465 15.4%
  45-54 years: 1,104 10.7% 341 11.3%
  55-64 years: 807 7.8% 211 7.0%
  65-74 years: 439 4.3% 149 4.9%
  75-84 years: 387 3.8% 106 3.5%
  85 years & over: 231 2.2% 48 1.6%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 8.4% 
 9.1% 
 5-14 yrs 
 10.9% 
 13.7% 
 15-24 yrs 
 17.3% 
 17.4% 
 25-34 yrs 
 18.6% 
 16.1% 
 35-44 yrs 
 16.0% 
 15.4% 
 45-54 yrs 
 10.7% 
 11.3% 
 55-64 yrs 
 7.8% 
 7.0% 
 65-74 yrs 
 4.3% 
 4.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.8% 
 3.5% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.2% 
 1.6% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 63.1%
Buddhist: 1.1%
Hindu: 0.7%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.9%
No religion: 25.5%
Not stated: 7.4%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 46.5% 29.4%
Anglicans: 24.7% 15.6%
Baptists: 4.0% 2.5%
Lutherans: 1.8% 1.1%
Mormons: 0.7% 0.4%
Orthodox: 0.7% 0.5%
Pentecostals: 1.7% 1.1%
Salvation Army: 0.5% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 8.5% 5.4%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 29.4%
 Anglican 
 15.6%
 Uniting 
 5.4%
 Lutheran 
 1.1%
 No Religion 
 25.5%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 8,307 80.6% 2,528 83.5%
  Elsewhere: 1,996 19.4% 498 16.5%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 9,217 89.5% 2,757 91.1%

 
Median age of population: 33.5
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,039
Median weekly rent: $297
Average household size: 2.4


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 92 79 171 27 27 54
Primary State School: 236 209 445 40 43 83
Primary Catholic School: 155 149 304 113 110 223
Primary other Non-Government School: 36 38 74 3 4 7
Secondary State School: 121 99 220 32 28 60
Secondary Catholic School: 56 67 123 46 45 91
Secondary other Non-Government School: 18 43 61 3 5 8
Technical or Further Education Institution: 75 89 164 17 24 41
University or other Tertiary Institution: 213 315 528 46 88 134
Other type of Educational Institution: 45 53 98 13 12 25

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: 10,303
Total population 2006: 8,576
Increase/decrease: 20.1%
 
Catholic population 2011: 3,026
Catholic population 2006: 2,506
Increase/decrease: 20.8%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 16.5%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 14.6%
Total citizens 2011: 89.5%
Total citizens 2006: 83.7%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 30.3%
 Parish 
 29.4%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia8,3112,621 Iraq116 South East Europe40
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland2018 South Korea184
Cambodia00 Italy2415 South Africa574
Canada433 Japan180 Sri Lanka153
China mainland375 Lebanon40 Thailand90
Croatia98 Macedonia00 Turkey40
Egypt50 Malaysia248 UK42059
Fiji80 Malta00 USA7411
Germany303 Netherlands237 Vietnam223
Greece00 New Zealand25140 Born elsewhere28579
Hong Kong123 Philippines4941 Not stated37932
India8823 Poland2324 Total10,3043,026
Indonesia83 Singapore193 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 80.6% 
 86.4% 
 Asia Pacific 
 5.6% 
 4.4% 
 Europe 
 5.5% 
 4.6% 
 Other 
 8.3% 
 4.5% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English8,8972,690Ukrainian00Thai80
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian80
German305Croatian138Malay00
Dutch146Macedonian00Tagalog1717
Afrikaans60Serbian70Filipino1716
Danish110Czech30Cantonese423
Norwegian00Polish2320Mandarin553
Swedish60Persian80Japanese300
Finnish00Arabic1213Korean120
French2817Hebrew00Aust Indigenous40
Greek60Turkish60Fijian30
Portuguese90Tamil63Maori30
Spanish4433Hindi195Samoan30
Italian4738Urdu00Tongan30
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan115
Russian100Vietnamese275   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 89.7% 
 Asian Pacific 
 3.0% 
 European 
 2.5% 
 Other 
 4.8% 

 


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 equiv2,69365.3% 2,56964.5% 72666.2% 72662.9%
Year 11 or equiv2486.0% 1874.7% 807.3% 534.6%
Year 10 or equiv69716.9% 69417.4% 20118.3% 24521.2%
Year 9 or equiv1012.4% 1012.5% 272.5% 292.5%
Year 8 or below1423.4% 1814.5% 403.6% 675.8%
No schooling90.2% 90.2% 00.0% 30.3%
Not stated2335.7% 2436.1% 222.0% 312.7%
Total4,123100.0% 3,984100.0% 1,096100.0% 1,154100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil84212514916650180
cath268300060043
$1-19979311194121334166
cath2910800070054
$200-299223128242331292611225
cath8912656137066
$300-399201919181932363425222
cath75584478048
$400-59916484525363423298264
cath787767910061
$600-799381239369305015104432
cath8452317813370124
$800-999321541266842411474488
cath155132151610500144
$1000-1249292342099563331470684
cath46756311410640192
$1250-14995531501006432330410
cath0163427266000109
$1500-1999023114172107461034479
cath0921443515300127
$2000+0511620292431340475
cath0039533118000141
not stated19284334252014216210
cath040411054028
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil691948463323550248
cath220161810500071
$1-19976405672403512154350
cath26891712438693
$200-299284149493559533719370
cath91719911241734113
$300-399132942574852568062439
cath389122014202613125
$400-599236291756351464831490
cath61325222320131610148
$600-79921739991575523134436
cath916243210191480132
$800-999559967259331064344
cath0192631156560108
$1000-124911451459368421300417
cath91640271711700127
$1250-1499012114785822500289
cath043729246000100
$1500-1999010115867017500303
cath0332302110400100
$2000+0044684210000164
cath00142118000053
not stated121535381518203140224
cath50053440930

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 19.8% 
 $300-599 
 17.9% 
 $600-999 
 21.5% 
 $1000-1499 
 22.6% 
 $1500+ 
 18.1% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,815 21.8%
Catholics 474 20.3%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs10918.1%4221.8%
20-29yrs42419.3%10017.2%
30-39yrs38221.1%8718.4%
40-49yrs36027.1%10525.4%
50-59yrs25127.1%6222.8%
60-69yrs15524.4%4122.8%
70-79yrs9223.7%2722.0%
80+ yrs4310.1%1010.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican27420.3%
Baptist9648.0%
Catholic47420.3%
Hinduism1525.0%
Islam00.0%
Jehovah W633.3%
Judaism350.0%
Lutheran1921.3%
Mormon1854.5%
Orthodox718.9%
Pentecostal5152.6%
Presbyterian9325.7%
Salvation Army623.1%
Seventh Day Adv00.0%
Uniting13028.2%
No religion41420.0%