Census Data 2011

Parish : New Farm

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: 11,607
  Total males: 5,778  
  Total females: 5,829
Catholic population: 3,148
  Catholic males: 1,460  
  Catholic females: 1,688  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 3,153 29.5% 938 33.7%
  Separated: 302 2.8% 75 2.7%
  Divorced: 973 9.1% 239 8.6%
  Widowed: 533 5.0% 191 6.9%
  Never Married: 5,725 53.6% 1,342 48.2%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 2,698 30.5% 846 34.1%
  De facto relationship 1,514 17.1% 366 14.8%
  Not married: 4,645 52.4% 1,268 51.1%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 74 17
  Torres Strait Islander: 13 5
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 8 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 432 3.7% 154 4.9%
  5-14 years: 488 4.2% 212 6.7%
  15-24 years: 1,353 11.7% 294 9.3%
  25-34 years: 3,273 28.2% 749 23.8%
  35-44 years: 1,968 17.0% 488 15.5%
  45-54 years: 1,370 11.8% 382 12.1%
  55-64 years: 1,281 11.0% 325 10.3%
  65-74 years: 683 5.9% 256 8.1%
  75-84 years: 424 3.7% 168 5.3%
  85 years & over: 334 2.9% 120 3.8%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 3.7% 
 4.9% 
 5-14 yrs 
 4.2% 
 6.7% 
 15-24 yrs 
 11.7% 
 9.3% 
 25-34 yrs 
 28.2% 
 23.8% 
 35-44 yrs 
 17.0% 
 15.5% 
 45-54 yrs 
 11.8% 
 12.1% 
 55-64 yrs 
 11.0% 
 10.3% 
 65-74 yrs 
 5.9% 
 8.1% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.7% 
 5.3% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.9% 
 3.8% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 51.1%
Buddhist: 2.2%
Hindu: 1.2%
Islam: 0.6%
Judaism: 0.4%
Other religions: 2.0%
No religion: 31.1%
Not stated: 11.5%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 53.1% 27.1%
Anglicans: 25.5% 13.0%
Baptists: 1.5% 0.8%
Lutherans: 1.7% 0.9%
Mormons: 0.3% 0.1%
Orthodox: 1.8% 0.9%
Pentecostals: 1.2% 0.6%
Salvation Army: 0.2% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 6.4% 3.3%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 27.1%
 Anglican 
 13.0%
 Uniting 
 3.3%
 Lutheran 
 0.9%
 No Religion 
 31.1%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 7,435 64.1% 2,245 71.3%
  Elsewhere: 4,172 35.9% 903 28.7%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 8,991 77.5% 2,727 86.6%

 
Median age of population: 36.7
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,838
Median weekly rent: $427
Average household size: 1.9


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 35 44 79 18 21 39
Primary State School: 76 94 170 11 23 34
Primary Catholic School: 57 72 129 52 63 115
Primary other Non-Government School: 19 14 33 12 5 17
Secondary State School: 23 19 42 3 3 6
Secondary Catholic School: 44 37 81 29 32 61
Secondary other Non-Government School: 32 41 73 5 8 13
Technical or Further Education Institution: 83 79 162 17 13 30
University or other Tertiary Institution: 401 561 962 77 131 208
Other type of Educational Institution: 41 78 119 5 18 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: 11,607
Total population 2006: 11,360
Increase/decrease: 2.2%
 
Catholic population 2011: 3,148
Catholic population 2006: 3,004
Increase/decrease: 4.8%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 28.7%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 25.2%
Total citizens 2011: 77.5%
Total citizens 2006: 75.2%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 26.3%
 Parish 
 27.1%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia7,4152,245 Iraq00 South East Europe60
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland9779 South Korea327
Cambodia30 Italy170159 South Africa13230
Canada9927 Japan534 Sri Lanka143
China mainland11010 Lebanon00 Thailand250
Croatia77 Macedonia00 Turkey70
Egypt73 Malaysia796 UK67397
Fiji307 Malta40 USA13830
Germany7717 Netherlands287 Vietnam453
Greece90 New Zealand45977 Born elsewhere578177
Hong Kong6114 Philippines5429 Not stated1,02154
India10013 Poland3427 Total11,6053,148
Indonesia2210 Singapore256 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 64.0% 
 71.2% 
 Asia Pacific 
 9.5% 
 6.0% 
 Europe 
 9.5% 
 13.7% 
 Other 
 16.9% 
 9.1% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English9,1122,575Ukrainian30Thai130
Irish43Bosnian30Indonesian124
German6315Croatian1314Malay200
Dutch137Macedonian00Tagalog1911
Afrikaans324Serbian110Filipino106
Danish40Czech00Cantonese17121
Norwegian155Polish3828Mandarin853
Swedish140Persian230Japanese540
Finnish60Arabic155Korean233
French10543Hebrew70Aust Indigenous00
Greek344Turkish60Fijian40
Portuguese4827Tamil110Maori90
Spanish11066Hindi390Samoan30
Italian284247Urdu60Tongan00
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan98
Russian195Vietnamese238   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 78.7% 
 Asian Pacific 
 5.1% 
 European 
 6.6% 
 Other 
 9.6% 

 


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 equiv3,74371.4% 3,79771.3% 92171.8% 1,07471.7%
Year 11 or equiv1943.7% 1873.5% 624.8% 473.1%
Year 10 or equiv4688.9% 53110.0% 14311.2% 17511.7%
Year 9 or equiv791.5% 801.5% 262.0% 261.7%
Year 8 or below1412.7% 1963.7% 685.3% 976.5%
No schooling110.2% 190.4% 60.5% 100.7%
Not stated60411.5% 5139.6% 564.4% 694.6%
Total5,240100.0% 5,323100.0% 1,282100.0% 1,498100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil523528169291370189
cath215053445047
$1-1995021189816870137
cath157633770048
$200-29994143322925282110238
cath710411103137469
$300-39964034313347453525296
cath050531225151580
$400-5994579249395549283376
cath4871010111713080
$600-799106913866474038155428
cath019291261186495
$800-9990581816539342330403
cath06369101730081
$1000-12490431759043432640424
cath0845251471000109
$1250-1499021190825433770394
cath05431915706095
$1500-1999016255144865219120584
cath0363352915480157
$2000+06341341261212486111,226
cath001099783531440360
not stated22671611167348524936624
cath30733312151561
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil3829697033472556322
cath168211761190492
$1-1995033284127351234233
cath229015121183484
$200-29923644827254242303304
cath6101094141416386
$300-399135148272737525862375
cath75128167252415119
$400-5991486108514971584033510
cath0133112162423147140
$600-799696160584561391816499
cath024352014191133129
$800-99906717666565413126450
cath02339161717376128
$1000-124906023510266661704550
cath01779331320700169
$1250-1499022217916232975445
cath0461272111450133
$1500-19990122391428156404538
cath0056392919400147
$2000+04171173123831750576
cath00555438201600183
not stated1541120795664415298566
cath03048316173889

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 14.8% 
 $300-599 
 16.4% 
 $600-999 
 19.0% 
 $1000-1499 
 19.0% 
 $1500+ 
 30.8% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 2,244 21.0%
Catholics 619 22.3%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs7524.0%2928.7%
20-29yrs59221.3%14024.2%
30-39yrs54020.4%13821.9%
40-49yrs42626.8%13130.2%
50-59yrs30123.0%7622.8%
60-69yrs21220.7%6622.1%
70-79yrs7515.9%2914.7%
80+ yrs254.5%104.8%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican31522.1%
Baptist2428.9%
Catholic62022.3%
Hinduism1814.0%
Islam710.9%
Jehovah W2172.4%
Judaism1436.8%
Lutheran2728.4%
Mormon637.5%
Orthodox1111.6%
Pentecostal1825.7%
Presbyterian4118.2%
Salvation Army555.6%
Seventh Day Adv640.0%
Uniting9526.0%
No religion76622.9%