Census Data 2011

Parish : Nambour

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: 53,848
  Total males: 26,458  
  Total females: 27,390
Catholic population: 9,060
  Catholic males: 4,305  
  Catholic females: 4,755  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 22,777 53.2% 3,774 53.4%
  Separated: 1,508 3.5% 249 3.5%
  Divorced: 4,496 10.5% 697 9.9%
  Widowed: 2,278 5.3% 372 5.3%
  Never Married: 11,794 27.5% 1,977 28.0%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 20,690 53.6% 3,542 53.9%
  De facto relationship 3,984 10.3% 688 10.5%
  Not married: 13,896 36.0% 2,343 35.6%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 938 171
  Torres Strait Islander: 62 14
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 60 11

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 3,394 6.3% 547 6.0%
  5-14 years: 7,597 14.1% 1,446 16.0%
  15-24 years: 5,672 10.5% 964 10.6%
  25-34 years: 5,119 9.5% 836 9.2%
  35-44 years: 7,401 13.7% 1,244 13.7%
  45-54 years: 8,250 15.3% 1,513 16.7%
  55-64 years: 7,593 14.1% 1,230 13.6%
  65-74 years: 5,115 9.5% 769 8.5%
  75-84 years: 2,614 4.9% 360 4.0%
  85 years & over: 1,093 2.0% 152 1.7%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.3% 
 6.0% 
 5-14 yrs 
 14.1% 
 16.0% 
 15-24 yrs 
 10.5% 
 10.6% 
 25-34 yrs 
 9.5% 
 9.2% 
 35-44 yrs 
 13.7% 
 13.7% 
 45-54 yrs 
 15.3% 
 16.7% 
 55-64 yrs 
 14.1% 
 13.6% 
 65-74 yrs 
 9.5% 
 8.5% 
 75-84 yrs 
 4.9% 
 4.0% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.0% 
 1.7% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 60.1%
Buddhist: 1.7%
Hindu: 0.2%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.6%
No religion: 27.5%
Not stated: 8.6%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 28.0% 16.8%
Anglicans: 29.7% 17.9%
Baptists: 5.3% 3.2%
Lutherans: 3.2% 1.9%
Mormons: 0.7% 0.4%
Orthodox: 0.4% 0.2%
Pentecostals: 3.3% 2.0%
Salvation Army: 0.7% 0.4%
Uniting Church: 11.1% 6.7%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 16.8%
 Anglican 
 17.9%
 Uniting 
 6.7%
 Lutheran 
 1.9%
 No Religion 
 27.5%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 42,139 78.3% 7,384 81.5%
  Elsewhere: 11,709 21.7% 1,676 18.5%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 47,998 89.1% 8,332 92.0%

 
Median age of population: 41.9
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,765
Median weekly rent: $288
Average household size: 2.6


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 321 303 624 62 47 109
Primary State School: 1,793 1,683 3,476 254 238 492
Primary Catholic School: 279 281 560 213 218 431
Primary other Non-Government School: 536 426 962 49 37 86
Secondary State School: 1,017 1,025 2,042 125 135 260
Secondary Catholic School: 245 233 478 173 157 330
Secondary other Non-Government School: 491 541 1,032 40 57 97
Technical or Further Education Institution: 364 514 878 58 75 133
University or other Tertiary Institution: 462 947 1,409 69 161 230
Other type of Educational Institution: 135 279 414 13 36 49

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: 53,848
Total population 2006: 48,728
Increase/decrease: 10.5%
 
Catholic population 2011: 9,060
Catholic population 2006: 7,948
Increase/decrease: 14.0%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 18.5%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 16.8%
Total citizens 2011: 89.1%
Total citizens 2006: 89.8%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 19.7%
 Parish 
 16.8%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia42,1457,431 Iraq33 South East Europe143
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland7738 South Korea150
Cambodia30 Italy7748 South Africa33534
Canada12525 Japan524 Sri Lanka6111
China mainland454 Lebanon60 Thailand700
Croatia2112 Macedonia00 Turkey30
Egypt105 Malaysia7013 UK3,541332
Fiji467 Malta3729 USA22116
Germany39993 Netherlands29267 Vietnam177
Greece160 New Zealand2,023218 Born elsewhere1,148273
Hong Kong413 Philippines163131 Not stated2,530166
India11742 Poland2916 Total53,8499,064
Indonesia7220 Singapore4113 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 78.2% 
 82.1% 
 Asia Pacific 
 5.4% 
 5.2% 
 Europe 
 8.4% 
 7.7% 
 Other 
 8.0% 
 5.0% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English49,0668,347Ukrainian97Thai720
Irish04Bosnian00Indonesian597
German339104Croatian105Malay00
Dutch18143Macedonian00Tagalog3933
Afrikaans1130Serbian80Filipino3735
Danish3810Czech134Cantonese480
Norwegian30Polish2115Mandarin334
Swedish240Persian80Japanese633
Finnish180Arabic110Korean63
French16063Hebrew60Aust Indigenous259
Greek330Turkish30Fijian55
Portuguese120Tamil243Maori377
Spanish8529Hindi140Samoan110
Italian10158Urdu40Tongan2613
Maltese145Khmer30Auslan224
Russian210Vietnamese195   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 92.0% 
 Asian Pacific 
 1.0% 
 European 
 1.9% 
 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 equiv8,53042.9% 9,70445.8% 1,37842.4% 1,74446.4%
Year 11 or equiv1,7198.7% 1,8158.6% 33110.2% 3439.1%
Year 10 or equiv5,74628.9% 6,02028.4% 96729.8% 1,09929.2%
Year 9 or equiv1,1665.9% 1,0034.7% 2256.9% 1915.1%
Year 8 or below1,1745.9% 1,1455.4% 1895.8% 2005.3%
No schooling650.3% 550.3% 190.6% 120.3%
Not stated1,4657.4% 1,4266.7% 1394.3% 1724.6%
Total19,865100.0% 21,168100.0% 3,248100.0% 3,761100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil6226689108128198931991,332
cath1095261436311300234
$1-1995329276779414912856221,226
cath8818127251024913206
$200-299124128144179224356602361822,200
cath192115273249874318311
$300-399124115107164238347465263751,898
cath26152619455269457304
$400-599131185199293377516478228812,488
cath21313242728968297391
$600-7994223838144751448624085212,454
cath5456548866531130358
$800-9991913537945252840214331132,102
cath4235867100551980334
$1000-12495903584715173841122391,969
cath0166679102692270361
$1250-149943223337435221450901,268
cath04227372311200214
$1500-1999018203391381231401851,287
cath0433748240800241
$2000+0111042863182135512101,009
cath0022526749700197
not stated16787171213252219193159951,556
cath269691610201414124
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil50058145244300392933231,767
cath114112054497315114351
$1-19961012029634930732614850162,222
cath115124181386024140385
$200-299161144253362357596655329972,954
cath2219346361921144726478
$300-3991091282513784444896413981572,995
cath1719505780881065730504
$400-599982344777357446624502501553,805
cath173582125138126544316636
$600-7991618143857964241016564242,519
cath83175107119862944463
$800-9993712613774352587414121,505
cath01650879537900294
$1000-1249040204307326235412281,183
cath0341636043600216
$1250-1499071171862501492166742
cath0422355730600154
$1500-199940721492301081840585
cath0017303921000107
$2000+402786103592189317
cath00613231450061
not stated146691311911881901881711931,467
cath22713171911211520145

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 29.4% 
 $300-599 
 28.0% 
 $600-999 
 21.5% 
 $1000-1499 
 13.1% 
 $1500+ 
 8.1% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 9,367 21.9%
Catholics 1,417 20.0%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs65819.2%10817.6%
20-29yrs72315.8%9012.1%
30-39yrs1,31721.2%17617.5%
40-49yrs2,12026.1%37625.4%
50-59yrs1,77322.3%25218.5%
60-69yrs1,69925.3%25124.4%
70-79yrs85623.6%13023.6%
80+ yrs22110.0%3311.8%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,65920.1%
Baptist44532.7%
Catholic1,41720.1%
Hinduism1013.2%
Islam812.3%
Jehovah W14839.6%
Judaism618.8%
Lutheran22126.0%
Mormon7548.7%
Orthodox2019.0%
Pentecostal41948.7%
Presbyterian37021.5%
Salvation Army6531.4%
Seventh Day Adv8340.1%
Uniting74824.1%
No religion2,04418.7%