Census Data 2011

Parish : Moorooka

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: 9,508
  Total males: 4,823  
  Total females: 4,685
Catholic population: 2,244
  Catholic males: 1,060  
  Catholic females: 1,184  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 3,196 39.8% 755 41.3%
  Separated: 259 3.2% 57 3.1%
  Divorced: 702 8.8% 158 8.6%
  Widowed: 426 5.3% 114 6.2%
  Never Married: 3,439 42.9% 745 40.7%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 2,817 38.8% 713 40.9%
  De facto relationship 879 12.1% 196 11.2%
  Not married: 3,573 49.2% 836 47.9%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 128 28
  Torres Strait Islander: 7 0
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 4 3

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 670 7.0% 157 7.0%
  5-14 years: 818 8.6% 256 11.4%
  15-24 years: 1,264 13.3% 267 11.9%
  25-34 years: 1,957 20.6% 399 17.8%
  35-44 years: 1,549 16.3% 314 14.0%
  45-54 years: 1,127 11.9% 296 13.2%
  55-64 years: 929 9.8% 205 9.1%
  65-74 years: 563 5.9% 158 7.0%
  75-84 years: 417 4.4% 123 5.5%
  85 years & over: 214 2.3% 70 3.1%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.0% 
 7.0% 
 5-14 yrs 
 8.6% 
 11.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 13.3% 
 11.9% 
 25-34 yrs 
 20.6% 
 17.8% 
 35-44 yrs 
 16.3% 
 14.0% 
 45-54 yrs 
 11.9% 
 13.2% 
 55-64 yrs 
 9.8% 
 9.1% 
 65-74 yrs 
 5.9% 
 7.0% 
 75-84 yrs 
 4.4% 
 5.5% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.3% 
 3.1% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 56.0%
Buddhist: 2.5%
Hindu: 1.9%
Islam: 3.8%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 2.7%
No religion: 23.8%
Not stated: 9.3%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 42.1% 23.6%
Anglicans: 21.0% 11.7%
Baptists: 3.2% 1.8%
Lutherans: 2.2% 1.2%
Mormons: 1.1% 0.6%
Orthodox: 6.6% 3.7%
Pentecostals: 2.4% 1.3%
Salvation Army: 0.2% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 8.9% 5.0%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 23.6%
 Anglican 
 11.7%
 Uniting 
 5.0%
 Lutheran 
 1.2%
 No Religion 
 23.8%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 6,062 63.8% 1,855 82.7%
  Elsewhere: 3,446 36.2% 389 17.3%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 7,583 79.8% 2,249 100.2%

 
Median age of population: 37.2
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,724
Median weekly rent: $280
Average household size: 2.2


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 53 44 97 14 11 25
Primary State School: 151 177 328 23 33 56
Primary Catholic School: 90 80 170 60 65 125
Primary other Non-Government School: 9 17 26 0 0 0
Secondary State School: 108 104 212 20 18 38
Secondary Catholic School: 47 46 93 34 34 68
Secondary other Non-Government School: 25 27 52 4 0 4
Technical or Further Education Institution: 139 114 253 35 16 51
University or other Tertiary Institution: 301 366 667 59 78 137
Other type of Educational Institution: 63 61 124 6 9 15

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: 9,508
Total population 2006: 9,665
Increase/decrease: -1.6%
 
Catholic population 2011: 2,244
Catholic population 2006: 2,503
Increase/decrease: -10.3%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 17.3%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 28.9%
Total citizens 2011: 79.8%
Total citizens 2006: 80.8%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 22.7%
 Parish 
 23.6%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia6,0661,628 Iraq280 South East Europe243
Bosnia and Herzegovina827 Ireland3928 South Korea2311
Cambodia00 Italy2721 South Africa399
Canada228 Japan250 Sri Lanka377
China mainland1130 Lebanon45 Thailand170
Croatia2013 Macedonia60 Turkey40
Egypt165 Malaysia433 UK33436
Fiji413 Malta33 USA4310
Germany6320 Netherlands228 Vietnam9928
Greece270 New Zealand32751 Born elsewhere929219
Hong Kong243 Philippines6846 Not stated60733
India26818 Poland1819 Total9,5092,245
Indonesia140 Singapore140 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 63.8% 
 73.2% 
 Asia Pacific 
 11.8% 
 7.8% 
 Europe 
 6.9% 
 8.3% 
 Other 
 17.5% 
 10.7% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English7,6702,015Ukrainian2317Thai220
Irish00Bosnian563Indonesian130
German5923Croatian2923Malay30
Dutch196Macedonian60Tagalog2019
Afrikaans50Serbian710Filipino3319
Danish80Czech00Cantonese7312
Norwegian30Polish2218Mandarin1574
Swedish60Persian410Japanese340
Finnish120Arabic19354Korean205
French2716Hebrew30Aust Indigenous30
Greek1000Turkish40Fijian150
Portuguese1514Tamil477Maori90
Spanish8653Hindi743Samoan125
Italian4423Urdu140Tongan190
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan160
Russian640Vietnamese14755   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 71.3% 
 Asian Pacific 
 8.4% 
 European 
 5.2% 
 Other 
 15.1% 

 


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 equiv2,34959.4% 2,32160.4% 56959.2% 63858.3%
Year 11 or equiv2155.4% 1724.5% 656.8% 585.3%
Year 10 or equiv65716.6% 64516.8% 16216.9% 21319.5%
Year 9 or equiv1303.3% 862.2% 474.9% 322.9%
Year 8 or below2175.5% 2767.2% 697.2% 1019.2%
No schooling360.9% 451.2% 80.8% 90.8%
Not stated3538.9% 3007.8% 414.3% 433.9%
Total3,957100.0% 3,845100.0% 961100.0% 1,094100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil79423120719556214
cath247300445047
$1-1996038152014162530191
cath20126000110049
$200-299195054494445624319385
cath6351010152212992
$300-399143836303244484630318
cath67093916131275
$400-599154294655535553611408
cath311129154117476
$600-79995513190815824104462
cath011271321844088
$800-9995401309078571460420
cath072713241334091
$1000-124903214411081421200421
cath08312318740091
$1250-1499010111815024400280
cath00251614900064
$1500-1999031161217940000359
cath003229181300092
$2000+0069874740300246
cath001116231200062
not stated24439373384919164359
cath5011110060033
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil71446734343110140305
cath14121476750065
$1-1998334584228289173302
cath307101010834082
$200-299315658535066594721441
cath81112892115236113
$300-399174048323353918458456
cath3710101413301720124
$400-59925531001046873544525547
cath792132181616158142
$600-79954811290735322611420
cath08301929151040115
$800-99934384624947364301
cath0132111171506083
$1000-1249029118765329700312
cath03332415800083
$1250-149901598514119000224
cath00201214300049
$1500-19990692805322040257
cath00232014600063
$2000+003130161134095
cath00873000018
not stated222169582328332517296
cath50950007632

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 24.8% 
 $300-599 
 23.4% 
 $600-999 
 22.0% 
 $1000-1499 
 16.9% 
 $1500+ 
 12.9% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,570 19.6%
Catholics 363 19.8%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs9319.3%2519.5%
20-29yrs34319.1%5817.7%
30-39yrs34019.5%7720.7%
40-49yrs32023.2%6621.2%
50-59yrs20421.3%6025.3%
60-69yrs15520.2%3317.2%
70-79yrs8417.5%3322.6%
80+ yrs327.8%119.5%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican20220.1%
Baptist4229.4%
Catholic36219.8%
Hinduism2718.1%
Islam218.0%
Jehovah W2259.5%
Judaism00.0%
Lutheran2019.6%
Mormon3163.3%
Orthodox3010.6%
Pentecostal5049.5%
Presbyterian5523.0%
Salvation Army00.0%
Seventh Day Adv929.0%
Uniting9020.9%
No religion39020.5%