Census Data 2011

Parish : Rochedale

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: 18,462
  Total males: 9,000  
  Total females: 9,462
Catholic population: 3,873
  Catholic males: 1,819  
  Catholic females: 2,054  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 7,672 51.7% 1,611 51.4%
  Separated: 438 3.0% 92 2.9%
  Divorced: 1,241 8.4% 263 8.4%
  Widowed: 669 4.5% 153 4.9%
  Never Married: 4,823 32.5% 1,018 32.5%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 7,164 52.1% 1,527 51.2%
  De facto relationship 1,266 9.2% 285 9.6%
  Not married: 5,327 38.7% 1,169 39.2%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 213 43
  Torres Strait Islander: 16 3
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 14 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 1,302 7.1% 259 6.7%
  5-14 years: 2,309 12.5% 475 12.3%
  15-24 years: 2,502 13.6% 524 13.5%
  25-34 years: 2,730 14.8% 547 14.1%
  35-44 years: 2,652 14.4% 579 14.9%
  45-54 years: 2,346 12.7% 457 11.8%
  55-64 years: 2,424 13.1% 549 14.2%
  65-74 years: 1,361 7.4% 293 7.6%
  75-84 years: 557 3.0% 137 3.5%
  85 years & over: 280 1.5% 54 1.4%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.1% 
 6.7% 
 5-14 yrs 
 12.5% 
 12.3% 
 15-24 yrs 
 13.6% 
 13.5% 
 25-34 yrs 
 14.8% 
 14.1% 
 35-44 yrs 
 14.4% 
 14.9% 
 45-54 yrs 
 12.7% 
 11.8% 
 55-64 yrs 
 13.1% 
 14.2% 
 65-74 yrs 
 7.4% 
 7.6% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.0% 
 3.5% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.5% 
 1.4% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 67.8%
Buddhist: 1.6%
Hindu: 0.7%
Islam: 1.4%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 1.2%
No religion: 20.0%
Not stated: 7.1%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 30.9% 21.0%
Anglicans: 24.8% 16.8%
Baptists: 4.6% 3.2%
Lutherans: 3.9% 2.6%
Mormons: 2.0% 1.4%
Orthodox: 2.4% 1.6%
Pentecostals: 5.7% 3.8%
Salvation Army: 0.3% 0.2%
Uniting Church: 9.9% 6.7%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 21.0%
 Anglican 
 16.8%
 Uniting 
 6.7%
 Lutheran 
 2.6%
 No Religion 
 20.0%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 13,026 70.6% 2,902 74.9%
  Elsewhere: 5,436 29.4% 971 25.1%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 15,925 86.3% 3,563 92.0%

 
Median age of population: 36.8
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,876
Median weekly rent: $319
Average household size: 2.7


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 125 99 224 29 25 54
Primary State School: 523 550 1,073 62 55 117
Primary Catholic School: 121 105 226 93 83 176
Primary other Non-Government School: 131 126 257 12 15 27
Secondary State School: 384 365 749 66 59 125
Secondary Catholic School: 63 67 130 37 38 75
Secondary other Non-Government School: 123 117 240 18 17 35
Technical or Further Education Institution: 181 177 358 34 35 69
University or other Tertiary Institution: 288 480 768 47 115 162
Other type of Educational Institution: 45 56 101 11 8 19

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: 18,462
Total population 2006: 17,717
Increase/decrease: 4.2%
 
Catholic population 2011: 3,873
Catholic population 2006: 3,811
Increase/decrease: 1.6%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 25.1%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 24.9%
Total citizens 2011: 86.3%
Total citizens 2006: 85.6%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 20.6%
 Parish 
 21.0%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia13,0112,903 Iraq100 South East Europe224
Bosnia and Herzegovina377 Ireland5134 South Korea7417
Cambodia270 Italy4643 South Africa20330
Canada417 Japan160 Sri Lanka2612
China mainland1136 Lebanon1810 Thailand380
Croatia4315 Macedonia40 Turkey00
Egypt195 Malaysia6711 UK977129
Fiji1008 Malta30 USA637
Germany9330 Netherlands6225 Vietnam4611
Greece260 New Zealand1,222144 Born elsewhere821184
Hong Kong739 Philippines11278 Not stated80160
India11518 Poland4543 Total18,4653,873
Indonesia3112 Singapore3511 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 70.5% 
 74.8% 
 Asia Pacific 
 11.5% 
 8.6% 
 Europe 
 7.7% 
 9.6% 
 Other 
 10.3% 
 7.0% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English15,6683,382Ukrainian00Thai380
Irish00Bosnian300Indonesian143
German5713Croatian3219Malay33
Dutch4021Macedonian40Tagalog3625
Afrikaans609Serbian730Filipino3622
Danish30Czech157Cantonese18122
Norwegian00Polish5447Mandarin1886
Swedish180Persian80Japanese270
Finnish380Arabic10422Korean6817
French4030Hebrew80Aust Indigenous80
Greek860Turkish00Fijian70
Portuguese1413Tamil173Maori367
Spanish6144Hindi860Samoan233
Italian5848Urdu130Tongan200
Maltese00Khmer380Auslan210
Russian430Vietnamese5024   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 84.9% 
 Asian Pacific 
 5.2% 
 European 
 3.2% 
 Other 
 6.7% 

 


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 equiv3,72454.2% 3,99854.3% 78854.6% 92454.5%
Year 11 or equiv5217.6% 4806.5% 1188.2% 1247.3%
Year 10 or equiv1,54922.5% 1,83725.0% 34824.1% 43025.4%
Year 9 or equiv2874.2% 2533.4% 755.2% 704.1%
Year 8 or below3214.7% 3634.9% 735.1% 855.0%
No schooling130.2% 320.4% 30.2% 00.0%
Not stated4556.6% 3975.4% 382.6% 623.7%
Total6,870100.0% 7,360100.0% 1,443100.0% 1,695100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil22638332235372800419
cath5136380110082
$1-199183521526143847170392
cath321081046100080
$200-2994349543932701406911507
cath99768122616093
$300-399454634302658985032419
cath59885171519086
$400-59945769067581011443416631
cath1311171841923164125
$600-7992312116212813316174140816
cath826222322281950153
$800-9995832421771601633373873
cath518394534341000185
$1000-12493772262301521394053875
cath019504837301600200
$1250-14990301751901361001700648
cath0943462530600159
$1500-19990161871941541272800706
cath0032413626700142
$2000+00741341241062300461
cath0017312029500102
not stated643671766267322517450
cath701067080038
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil17939103877315024130668
cath38917161341640144
$1-19922752110106739648175734
cath5015162263010120161
$200-29951608390521431696827743
cath5171518112535170143
$300-399406875947711317411677834
cath7109171824323229178
$400-599469619317318921112160441,133
cath132025354452301314246
$600-79916139189202194157331114955
cath72943453347700211
$800-9996841701561481041990696
cath024413930271300174
$1000-12490551761451411021445642
cath01954343019300159
$1250-14990111109110763450391
cath0429252323000104
$1500-19990382899951330330
cath002823231600090
$2000+0022404122600131
cath0081012300033
not stated462353686744423021394
cath1103117933451

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 24.8% 
 $300-599 
 21.2% 
 $600-999 
 23.9% 
 $1000-1499 
 18.5% 
 $1500+ 
 11.6% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 2,909 19.6%
Catholics 524 16.7%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs18715.0%3914.9%
20-29yrs47918.5%6612.5%
30-39yrs57520.8%10518.5%
40-49yrs58323.9%10219.7%
50-59yrs48120.7%9018.9%
60-69yrs43019.8%8618.0%
70-79yrs14818.5%3316.8%
80+ yrs275.2%32.7%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican41015.5%
Baptist15534.6%
Catholic52316.7%
Hinduism66.3%
Islam3821.1%
Jehovah W5261.2%
Judaism631.6%
Lutheran11729.6%
Mormon12673.3%
Orthodox2912.0%
Pentecostal22342.2%
Presbyterian9216.5%
Salvation Army1136.7%
Seventh Day Adv5440.0%
Uniting21820.8%
No religion37513.5%