Census Data 2011

Parish : Mt Gravatt

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: 17,012
  Total males: 8,398  
  Total females: 8,614
Catholic population: 4,702
  Catholic males: 2,162  
  Catholic females: 2,540  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 6,241 45.0% 1,658 45.2%
  Separated: 359 2.6% 96 2.6%
  Divorced: 1,264 9.1% 335 9.1%
  Widowed: 775 5.6% 229 6.2%
  Never Married: 5,239 37.8% 1,350 36.8%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 5,767 44.9% 1,603 46.1%
  De facto relationship 1,498 11.7% 363 10.4%
  Not married: 5,568 43.4% 1,510 43.4%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 241 68
  Torres Strait Islander: 31 15
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 24 11

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 1,231 7.2% 384 8.2%
  5-14 years: 1,908 11.2% 653 13.9%
  15-24 years: 2,305 13.5% 630 13.4%
  25-34 years: 3,021 17.8% 696 14.8%
  35-44 years: 2,632 15.5% 718 15.3%
  45-54 years: 2,054 12.1% 573 12.2%
  55-64 years: 1,576 9.3% 427 9.1%
  65-74 years: 1,096 6.4% 298 6.3%
  75-84 years: 852 5.0% 234 5.0%
  85 years & over: 337 2.0% 90 1.9%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.2% 
 8.2% 
 5-14 yrs 
 11.2% 
 13.9% 
 15-24 yrs 
 13.5% 
 13.4% 
 25-34 yrs 
 17.8% 
 14.8% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.5% 
 15.3% 
 45-54 yrs 
 12.1% 
 12.2% 
 55-64 yrs 
 9.3% 
 9.1% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.4% 
 6.3% 
 75-84 yrs 
 5.0% 
 5.0% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.0% 
 1.9% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 64.6%
Buddhist: 1.9%
Hindu: 1.0%
Islam: 3.0%
Judaism: 0.2%
Other religions: 2.7%
No religion: 21.1%
Not stated: 5.6%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 42.8% 27.6%
Anglicans: 22.8% 14.7%
Baptists: 3.2% 2.0%
Lutherans: 2.2% 1.4%
Mormons: 0.8% 0.5%
Orthodox: 5.5% 3.6%
Pentecostals: 3.7% 2.4%
Salvation Army: 0.6% 0.4%
Uniting Church: 8.3% 5.3%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 27.6%
 Anglican 
 14.7%
 Uniting 
 5.3%
 Lutheran 
 1.4%
 No Religion 
 21.1%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 12,361 72.7% 3,773 80.2%
  Elsewhere: 4,651 27.3% 929 19.8%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 14,612 85.9% 4,378 93.1%

 
Median age of population: 34.5
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,120
Median weekly rent: $319
Average household size: 2.6


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 112 88 200 39 30 69
Primary State School: 401 393 794 62 74 136
Primary Catholic School: 212 211 423 164 171 335
Primary other Non-Government School: 67 65 132 4 9 13
Secondary State School: 226 216 442 40 36 76
Secondary Catholic School: 127 117 244 90 83 173
Secondary other Non-Government School: 53 56 109 6 9 15
Technical or Further Education Institution: 193 200 393 54 46 100
University or other Tertiary Institution: 519 564 1,083 119 150 269
Other type of Educational Institution: 71 71 142 12 11 23

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: 17,012
Total population 2006: 13,479
Increase/decrease: 26.2%
 
Catholic population 2011: 4,702
Catholic population 2006: 3,874
Increase/decrease: 21.4%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 19.8%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 18.9%
Total citizens 2011: 85.9%
Total citizens 2006: 88.8%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 22.7%
 Parish 
 27.6%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia12,3553,772 Iraq60 South East Europe254
Bosnia and Herzegovina315 Ireland5949 South Korea6415
Cambodia00 Italy6359 South Africa14717
Canada304 Japan530 Sri Lanka6112
China mainland1494 Lebanon229 Thailand404
Croatia2013 Macedonia160 Turkey80
Egypt130 Malaysia9821 UK61383
Fiji6411 Malta55 USA7310
Germany7215 Netherlands4716 Vietnam546
Greece710 New Zealand57597 Born elsewhere1,001212
Hong Kong377 Philippines132114 Not stated62176
India33820 Poland4332 Total17,0124,704
Indonesia425 Singapore357 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 72.7% 
 80.1% 
 Asia Pacific 
 10.4% 
 6.9% 
 Europe 
 6.2% 
 6.6% 
 Other 
 10.8% 
 6.4% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English13,7484,122Ukrainian50Thai360
Irish910Bosnian190Indonesian374
German5924Croatian3323Malay160
Dutch375Macedonian180Tagalog5550
Afrikaans480Serbian400Filipino4137
Danish70Czech00Cantonese13915
Norwegian40Polish4542Mandarin18615
Swedish150Persian280Japanese690
Finnish170Arabic15419Korean6514
French4124Hebrew140Aust Indigenous00
Greek2590Turkish90Fijian143
Portuguese108Tamil348Maori60
Spanish12384Hindi610Samoan283
Italian10184Urdu430Tongan90
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan60
Russian550Vietnamese6212   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 80.9% 
 Asian Pacific 
 7.2% 
 European 
 4.8% 
 Other 
 7.1% 

 


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 equiv4,27565.1% 4,23661.6% 1,03162.2% 1,24762.0%
Year 11 or equiv3425.2% 3084.5% 1237.4% 944.7%
Year 10 or equiv1,04615.9% 1,22617.8% 31018.7% 36218.0%
Year 9 or equiv1732.6% 2303.3% 533.2% 763.8%
Year 8 or below2794.2% 4696.8% 814.9% 1527.6%
No schooling350.5% 330.5% 100.6% 30.1%
Not stated4196.4% 3805.5% 493.0% 763.8%
Total6,569100.0% 6,882100.0% 1,657100.0% 2,010100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil17971522718301000387
cath671551060000103
$1-199165521724182522200343
cath5015033770085
$200-29933775938405410310727538
cath119111314828279130
$300-399297964524672957625538
cath13131617141424177135
$400-59929110104686383935920629
cath92111111522251311138
$600-7991511617397807949339651
cath8222721252814140159
$800-9995881851281256421154635
cath03144263119370161
$1000-1249060228162120762150672
cath01850382923550168
$1250-1499030183139101631400530
cath01047362217000132
$1500-1999014222238178901430759
cath0050644726400191
$2000+0111602711708123100726
cath0638845018960211
not stated32357459604735389389
cath400431377442
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil13969937646511490497
cath39914181016000106
$1-1991545477845051312016537
cath631621261613398175
$200-29955778579638614111430730
cath11212616927413411196
$300-3993463638362123157183100868
cath141619151625565233246
$400-59922951541641281091118447914
cath52837464031351712251
$600-7991010817514412485502111728
cath3315146452813110228
$800-999370182133119711894609
cath02751433325300182
$1000-124904120914610860945582
cath0557473421600170
$1250-1499016178139118551060522
cath0546424214400153
$1500-19990617315011359640511
cath0547443522070160
$2000+4065835119904235
cath00253023700085
not stated312445495245403227345
cath45315110109461

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 23.0% 
 $300-599 
 22.3% 
 $600-999 
 19.9% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.5% 
 $1500+ 
 17.2% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 2,783 20.1%
Catholics 716 19.5%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs18219.3%7023.1%
20-29yrs55218.8%11717.0%
30-39yrs57920.2%13118.7%
40-49yrs58425.3%16925.8%
50-59yrs38121.4%9519.3%
60-69yrs26219.6%7019.4%
70-79yrs18918.6%5620.2%
80+ yrs537.6%84.2%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican42619.9%
Baptist9331.2%
Catholic71719.6%
Hinduism3220.4%
Islam3610.2%
Jehovah W2348.9%
Judaism936.0%
Lutheran4523.7%
Mormon2947.5%
Orthodox8718.6%
Pentecostal13845.2%
Presbyterian7918.7%
Salvation Army2142.0%
Seventh Day Adv1218.8%
Uniting23028.6%
No religion49717.1%