Census Data 2011

Parish : Petrie

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: 43,755
  Total males: 21,503  
  Total females: 22,252
Catholic population: 9,581
  Catholic males: 4,543  
  Catholic females: 5,038  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 17,497 51.4% 3,893 51.9%
  Separated: 1,147 3.4% 262 3.5%
  Divorced: 3,099 9.1% 636 8.5%
  Widowed: 1,431 4.2% 301 4.0%
  Never Married: 10,845 31.9% 2,414 32.2%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 16,445 52.1% 3,740 52.3%
  De facto relationship 3,658 11.6% 825 11.5%
  Not married: 11,458 36.3% 2,584 36.1%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 799 160
  Torres Strait Islander: 32 13
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 33 4

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 3,599 8.2% 693 7.2%
  5-14 years: 6,133 14.0% 1,383 14.4%
  15-24 years: 5,900 13.5% 1,333 13.9%
  25-34 years: 6,194 14.2% 1,314 13.7%
  35-44 years: 6,555 15.0% 1,449 15.1%
  45-54 years: 5,838 13.3% 1,401 14.6%
  55-64 years: 4,997 11.4% 1,104 11.5%
  65-74 years: 2,681 6.1% 557 5.8%
  75-84 years: 1,296 3.0% 257 2.7%
  85 years & over: 562 1.3% 89 0.9%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 8.2% 
 7.2% 
 5-14 yrs 
 14.0% 
 14.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 13.5% 
 13.9% 
 25-34 yrs 
 14.2% 
 13.7% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.0% 
 15.1% 
 45-54 yrs 
 13.3% 
 14.6% 
 55-64 yrs 
 11.4% 
 11.5% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.1% 
 5.8% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.0% 
 2.7% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.3% 
 0.9% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 65.7%
Buddhist: 0.8%
Hindu: 0.6%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.3%
No religion: 24.0%
Not stated: 7.4%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 33.3% 21.9%
Anglicans: 28.8% 18.9%
Baptists: 4.5% 3.0%
Lutherans: 2.9% 1.9%
Mormons: 0.5% 0.3%
Orthodox: 0.6% 0.4%
Pentecostals: 2.6% 1.7%
Salvation Army: 0.7% 0.4%
Uniting Church: 11.2% 7.4%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 21.9%
 Anglican 
 18.9%
 Uniting 
 7.4%
 Lutheran 
 1.9%
 No Religion 
 24.0%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 34,186 78.1% 7,891 82.4%
  Elsewhere: 9,569 21.9% 1,690 17.6%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 38,442 87.9% 8,862 92.5%

 
Median age of population: 35.1
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,823
Median weekly rent: $308
Average household size: 2.8


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 305 288 593 67 61 128
Primary State School: 1,541 1,498 3,039 250 243 493
Primary Catholic School: 258 270 528 179 199 378
Primary other Non-Government School: 302 279 581 34 33 67
Secondary State School: 850 842 1,692 159 165 324
Secondary Catholic School: 207 181 388 122 119 241
Secondary other Non-Government School: 278 291 569 26 40 66
Technical or Further Education Institution: 361 410 771 82 88 170
University or other Tertiary Institution: 431 783 1,214 112 202 314
Other type of Educational Institution: 115 209 324 21 38 59

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: 43,755
Total population 2006: 47,558
Increase/decrease: -8.0%
 
Catholic population 2011: 9,581
Catholic population 2006: 10,664
Increase/decrease: -10.2%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 17.6%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 18.1%
Total citizens 2011: 87.9%
Total citizens 2006: 88.2%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 21.7%
 Parish 
 21.9%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia34,1787,891 Iraq33 South East Europe153
Bosnia and Herzegovina40 Ireland10775 South Korea195
Cambodia130 Italy6351 South Africa39750
Canada5514 Japan260 Sri Lanka4112
China mainland643 Lebanon40 Thailand360
Croatia115 Macedonia00 Turkey30
Egypt115 Malaysia6617 UK2,561300
Fiji1474 Malta78 USA13424
Germany16745 Netherlands16528 Vietnam334
Greece100 New Zealand2,241300 Born elsewhere962323
Hong Kong185 Philippines242189 Not stated1,680119
India16738 Poland4535 Total43,7519,577
Indonesia409 Singapore2612 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 78.1% 
 82.4% 
 Asia Pacific 
 7.2% 
 6.2% 
 Europe 
 7.3% 
 6.4% 
 Other 
 7.4% 
 5.0% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English40,0318,862Ukrainian73Thai320
Irish00Bosnian100Indonesian206
German10940Croatian73Malay76
Dutch10815Macedonian00Tagalog122100
Afrikaans13012Serbian160Filipino5449
Danish43Czech93Cantonese569
Norwegian80Polish4844Mandarin750
Swedish110Persian70Japanese320
Finnish40Arabic333Korean136
French7545Hebrew60Aust Indigenous130
Greek244Turkish60Fijian40
Portuguese2613Tamil30Maori677
Spanish14272Hindi1876Samoan16016
Italian10883Urdu50Tongan3611
Maltese63Khmer130Auslan233
Russian270Vietnamese373   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 91.5% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.1% 
 European 
 1.7% 
 Other 
 4.7% 

 


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 equiv7,19945.5% 8,14048.4% 1,66147.1% 1,94048.8%
Year 11 or equiv1,4058.9% 1,3127.8% 3459.8% 3358.4%
Year 10 or equiv4,45928.2% 4,56427.2% 1,00828.6% 1,14028.7%
Year 9 or equiv8335.3% 8254.9% 2065.8% 2105.3%
Year 8 or below8775.5% 9825.8% 1895.4% 2285.7%
No schooling620.4% 320.2% 140.4% 50.1%
Not stated9736.2% 9475.6% 1073.0% 1193.0%
Total15,808100.0% 16,802100.0% 3,530100.0% 3,977100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil5136783555710149163944
cath12115201013241350221
$1-199406705038467887245804
cath1021071116231650190
$200-2991031241059698189333177311,256
cath27282719133460433254
$300-39910589719293156233159741,072
cath252614261834393018230
$400-59912023217214314223022087261,372
cath22553835314846183296
$600-7996431643834532430713134161,975
cath19628569615724110388
$800-99914200498424401323861581,969
cath4401068980742108422
$1000-1249813453355340329258641,991
cath031110107117682000453
$1250-149945737445233621841001,482
cath010849590511100341
$1500-199903533049742625822351,576
cath098212611052300382
$2000+01617235532118924001,077
cath0041828337000243
not stated148791871661601436942211,015
cath25419121914953110
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil42570185203186309481441,444
cath10122254844801740341
$1-19951211828231617720710027131,752
cath13221587233382590388
$200-299141160199234188342352165451,826
cath38374768318676463432
$300-3991181302392892182843732551752,081
cath192152575262984334438
$400-599131307456474456375207137872,630
cath3165101117130107402516632
$600-79938321521497500295924282,314
cath785124108127692106547
$800-9991914040335737721928461,553
cath536949210447300381
$1000-1249310237832536616716601,363
cath035896410550000343
$1250-149973420621818889700749
cath01140535112000167
$1500-1999013151187177751300616
cath0037463618300140
$2000+03328969341200239
cath0092319300054
not stated12778129148130117798430922
cath228420191612110112

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 24.8% 
 $300-599 
 22.3% 
 $600-999 
 24.3% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.4% 
 $1500+ 
 11.2% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 5,833 17.1%
Catholics 1,217 16.2%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs44814.9%12017.1%
20-29yrs87514.8%15612.5%
30-39yrs1,06616.5%21715.1%
40-49yrs1,21319.2%28419.2%
50-59yrs1,00718.6%20516.9%
60-69yrs83720.8%17219.8%
70-79yrs31918.0%5415.4%
80+ yrs696.1%94.5%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,07315.5%
Baptist29630.0%
Catholic1,21816.2%
Hinduism3517.6%
Islam47.5%
Jehovah W11646.6%
Judaism315.8%
Lutheran15024.1%
Mormon3936.8%
Orthodox1412.3%
Pentecostal21338.7%
Presbyterian27318.5%
Salvation Army4932.5%
Seventh Day Adv8437.8%
Uniting54320.5%
No religion91012.3%