Census Data 2011

Parish : Victoria Point

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: 42,653
  Total males: 20,914  
  Total females: 21,739
Catholic population: 9,372
  Catholic males: 4,535  
  Catholic females: 4,837  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 18,335 54.7% 4,049 55.4%
  Separated: 1,080 3.2% 236 3.2%
  Divorced: 3,195 9.5% 633 8.7%
  Widowed: 1,890 5.6% 333 4.6%
  Never Married: 9,038 26.9% 2,061 28.2%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 16,874 55.2% 3,838 55.5%
  De facto relationship 2,974 9.7% 669 9.7%
  Not married: 10,734 35.1% 2,406 34.8%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 1,067 303
  Torres Strait Islander: 75 13
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 76 18

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 2,856 6.7% 557 5.9%
  5-14 years: 6,253 14.7% 1,496 16.0%
  15-24 years: 4,800 11.3% 1,140 12.2%
  25-34 years: 4,294 10.1% 976 10.4%
  35-44 years: 6,119 14.3% 1,355 14.5%
  45-54 years: 5,869 13.8% 1,364 14.6%
  55-64 years: 5,463 12.8% 1,134 12.1%
  65-74 years: 3,978 9.3% 837 8.9%
  75-84 years: 2,172 5.1% 413 4.4%
  85 years & over: 849 2.0% 100 1.1%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.7% 
 5.9% 
 5-14 yrs 
 14.7% 
 16.0% 
 15-24 yrs 
 11.3% 
 12.2% 
 25-34 yrs 
 10.1% 
 10.4% 
 35-44 yrs 
 14.3% 
 14.5% 
 45-54 yrs 
 13.8% 
 14.6% 
 55-64 yrs 
 12.8% 
 12.1% 
 65-74 yrs 
 9.3% 
 8.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 5.1% 
 4.4% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.0% 
 1.1% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 67.7%
Buddhist: 0.7%
Hindu: 0.2%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 1.2%
No religion: 22.1%
Not stated: 7.9%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 32.5% 22.0%
Anglicans: 33.1% 22.4%
Baptists: 3.8% 2.6%
Lutherans: 3.8% 2.5%
Mormons: 0.7% 0.5%
Orthodox: 0.8% 0.6%
Pentecostals: 1.7% 1.1%
Salvation Army: 0.5% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 10.7% 7.2%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 22.0%
 Anglican 
 22.4%
 Uniting 
 7.2%
 Lutheran 
 2.5%
 No Religion 
 22.1%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 31,734 74.4% 7,448 79.5%
  Elsewhere: 10,919 25.6% 1,924 20.5%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 37,024 86.8% 8,577 91.5%

 
Median age of population: 41.2
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,851
Median weekly rent: $334
Average household size: 2.6


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 283 271 554 62 61 123
Primary State School: 1,443 1,256 2,699 248 204 452
Primary Catholic School: 317 309 626 251 224 475
Primary other Non-Government School: 405 410 815 72 65 137
Secondary State School: 747 687 1,434 132 125 257
Secondary Catholic School: 197 194 391 146 131 277
Secondary other Non-Government School: 441 504 945 47 74 121
Technical or Further Education Institution: 306 424 730 77 102 179
University or other Tertiary Institution: 352 669 1,021 77 150 227
Other type of Educational Institution: 103 156 259 22 44 66

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: 42,653
Total population 2006: 33,715
Increase/decrease: 26.5%
 
Catholic population 2011: 9,372
Catholic population 2006: 7,220
Increase/decrease: 29.8%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 20.5%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 19.9%
Total citizens 2011: 86.8%
Total citizens 2006: 87.4%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 24.1%
 Parish 
 22.0%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia31,7237,447 Iraq00 South East Europe87
Bosnia and Herzegovina94 Ireland11679 South Korea190
Cambodia97 Italy6854 South Africa57478
Canada7618 Japan150 Sri Lanka2916
China mainland470 Lebanon150 Thailand500
Croatia3328 Macedonia50 Turkey90
Egypt270 Malaysia388 UK3,701513
Fiji6512 Malta3428 USA15131
Germany26160 Netherlands18658 Vietnam215
Greece140 New Zealand2,182339 Born elsewhere964283
Hong Kong140 Philippines143115 Not stated1,868115
India7413 Poland5031 Total42,6549,369
Indonesia4915 Singapore215 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 74.4% 
 79.5% 
 Asia Pacific 
 6.4% 
 5.7% 
 Europe 
 10.4% 
 10.5% 
 Other 
 8.7% 
 4.3% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English39,1258,764Ukrainian99Thai330
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian288
German19447Croatian5243Malay40
Dutch9129Macedonian50Tagalog5749
Afrikaans1859Serbian100Filipino3022
Danish166Czech114Cantonese286
Norwegian30Polish4539Mandarin383
Swedish180Persian140Japanese343
Finnish1350Arabic494Korean230
French7437Hebrew30Aust Indigenous250
Greek590Turkish00Fijian50
Portuguese3317Tamil00Maori284
Spanish8256Hindi310Samoan3315
Italian8168Urdu30Tongan70
Maltese146Khmer120Auslan215
Russian310Vietnamese2410   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 91.7% 
 Asian Pacific 
 1.0% 
 European 
 1.9% 
 Other 
 5.3% 

 


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 equiv6,58242.4% 7,45344.9% 1,52844.3% 1,76745.7%
Year 11 or equiv1,3258.5% 1,2937.8% 3119.0% 3479.0%
Year 10 or equiv4,57729.5% 4,82329.0% 1,03430.0% 1,16030.0%
Year 9 or equiv9436.1% 8425.1% 2346.8% 1945.0%
Year 8 or below9666.2% 1,0296.2% 2256.5% 2255.8%
No schooling300.2% 540.3% 50.1% 170.4%
Not stated1,1167.2% 1,1196.7% 1123.2% 1574.1%
Total15,539100.0% 16,613100.0% 3,449100.0% 3,867100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil4876957676811549230935
cath1221291522261354228
$1-19941167374359931074814879
cath8916312131722143189
$200-299987490112139251515327501,656
cath221815282657124683361
$300-3991038367901422413932441021,465
cath29202418304570473286
$400-599115163133121157235357183661,530
cath20462634404470323315
$600-7993917925623629530415462321,557
cath16436242756225160341
$800-999231303173283002861063051,525
cath531707365592660335
$1000-1249678345401417295811191,643
cath520679787611340354
$1250-149973226734129519538541,184
cath010677973416012288
$1500-1999023247501424233511401,493
cath0468107111521100353
$2000+310145405446199241101,243
cath05478310046360290
not stated1355611820514818013988461,115
cath146131820916103109
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil450541182051902988328111,437
cath95142249326317140306
$1-199497932102531772059641141,586
cath118224661385229115382
$200-299118102185230247432544241682,167
cath2631404960921345114497
$300-399821001712702724155243722272,433
cath2729356067951196436532
$400-5991002023665304584073542141002,731
cath27477712511086802913594
$600-7994221834450142633510864142,052
cath116279107806624110440
$800-9999962353343431985720101,302
cath0326578884217100332
$1000-1249350214273283168241381,036
cath02055737941040272
$1250-1499091391941787720103630
cath0339355818000153
$1500-199905109186191902180610
cath0034565319000162
$2000+042810986431550290
cath00030202050075
not stated1304496182128166118111671,042
cath2031226162112120122

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 27.8% 
 $300-599 
 25.9% 
 $600-999 
 20.5% 
 $1000-1499 
 14.1% 
 $1500+ 
 11.7% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 6,105 18.2%
Catholics 1,273 17.4%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs43015.0%9013.9%
20-29yrs49812.5%10010.4%
30-39yrs88917.2%19116.8%
40-49yrs1,33521.4%32622.8%
50-59yrs1,01918.6%20316.7%
60-69yrs1,16122.5%21420.4%
70-79yrs60421.1%12520.4%
80+ yrs1709.6%249.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,34516.7%
Baptist28131.3%
Catholic1,27217.4%
Hinduism1019.6%
Islam79.6%
Jehovah W10247.9%
Judaism318.8%
Lutheran16720.3%
Mormon8157.4%
Orthodox2512.4%
Pentecostal15040.9%
Presbyterian27419.0%
Salvation Army2321.1%
Seventh Day Adv5722.9%
Uniting55821.9%
No religion1,06115.9%