Census Data 2011

Parish : St James Coorparoo

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: 8,045
  Total males: 3,932  
  Total females: 4,113
Catholic population: 2,113
  Catholic males: 938  
  Catholic females: 1,175  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 2,205 30.8% 560 30.5%
  Separated: 215 3.0% 58 3.2%
  Divorced: 714 10.0% 191 10.4%
  Widowed: 327 4.6% 100 5.5%
  Never Married: 3,692 51.6% 925 50.4%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 1,944 30.1% 540 31.1%
  De facto relationship 1,003 15.5% 260 15.0%
  Not married: 3,509 54.4% 938 54.0%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 71 16
  Torres Strait Islander: 9 4
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 5 4

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 414 5.1% 100 4.7%
  5-14 years: 480 6.0% 177 8.4%
  15-24 years: 1,173 14.6% 281 13.3%
  25-34 years: 2,346 29.2% 499 23.6%
  35-44 years: 1,322 16.4% 334 15.8%
  45-54 years: 840 10.4% 239 11.3%
  55-64 years: 654 8.1% 202 9.6%
  65-74 years: 394 4.9% 131 6.2%
  75-84 years: 292 3.6% 106 5.0%
  85 years & over: 129 1.6% 44 2.1%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 5.1% 
 4.7% 
 5-14 yrs 
 6.0% 
 8.4% 
 15-24 yrs 
 14.6% 
 13.3% 
 25-34 yrs 
 29.2% 
 23.6% 
 35-44 yrs 
 16.4% 
 15.8% 
 45-54 yrs 
 10.4% 
 11.3% 
 55-64 yrs 
 8.1% 
 9.6% 
 65-74 yrs 
 4.9% 
 6.2% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.6% 
 5.0% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.6% 
 2.1% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 53.0%
Buddhist: 2.8%
Hindu: 3.1%
Islam: 2.6%
Judaism: 0.2%
Other religions: 3.5%
No religion: 25.4%
Not stated: 9.4%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 49.5% 26.3%
Anglicans: 21.0% 11.1%
Baptists: 2.0% 1.0%
Lutherans: 2.0% 1.0%
Mormons: 0.8% 0.4%
Orthodox: 4.6% 2.4%
Pentecostals: 2.1% 1.1%
Salvation Army: 0.4% 0.2%
Uniting Church: 6.7% 3.5%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 26.3%
 Anglican 
 11.1%
 Uniting 
 3.5%
 Lutheran 
 1.0%
 No Religion 
 25.4%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 5,031 62.5% 1,686 79.8%
  Elsewhere: 3,014 37.5% 427 20.2%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 6,078 75.6% 1,974 93.4%

 
Median age of population: 31.1
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,947
Median weekly rent: $305
Average household size: 2.0


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 36 42 78 11 10 21
Primary State School: 110 93 203 26 26 52
Primary Catholic School: 48 38 86 38 33 71
Primary other Non-Government School: 11 12 23 0 0 0
Secondary State School: 42 44 86 16 9 25
Secondary Catholic School: 41 26 67 34 18 52
Secondary other Non-Government School: 14 13 27 3 3 6
Technical or Further Education Institution: 86 114 200 19 28 47
University or other Tertiary Institution: 318 455 773 63 114 177
Other type of Educational Institution: 46 60 106 7 10 17

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: 8,045
Total population 2006: 7,864
Increase/decrease: 2.3%
 
Catholic population 2011: 2,113
Catholic population 2006: 2,259
Increase/decrease: -6.5%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 20.2%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 24.0%
Total citizens 2011: 75.6%
Total citizens 2006: 81.6%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 29.6%
 Parish 
 26.3%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia5,0471,516 Iraq140 South East Europe154
Bosnia and Herzegovina734 Ireland4840 South Korea5811
Cambodia00 Italy3634 South Africa4510
Canada258 Japan354 Sri Lanka6419
China mainland663 Lebanon97 Thailand244
Croatia169 Macedonia00 Turkey60
Egypt90 Malaysia719 UK29849
Fiji233 Malta00 USA249
Germany299 Netherlands63 Vietnam455
Greece250 New Zealand30654 Born elsewhere604144
Hong Kong60 Philippines7663 Not stated56736
India35339 Poland1612 Total8,0442,115
Indonesia173 Singapore134 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 62.6% 
 73.6% 
 Asia Pacific 
 14.1% 
 9.7% 
 Europe 
 7.5% 
 8.3% 
 Other 
 15.7% 
 8.4% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English6,2351,896Ukrainian53Thai183
Irish40Bosnian714Indonesian93
German2311Croatian177Malay110
Dutch105Macedonian00Tagalog3939
Afrikaans70Serbian400Filipino1912
Danish00Czech34Cantonese648
Norwegian00Polish97Mandarin973
Swedish40Persian410Japanese407
Finnish60Arabic419Korean5813
French338Hebrew60Aust Indigenous00
Greek755Turkish160Fijian00
Portuguese56Tamil323Maori30
Spanish11576Hindi894Samoan83
Italian7556Urdu90Tongan40
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan70
Russian330Vietnamese315   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 72.6% 
 Asian Pacific 
 9.9% 
 European 
 5.4% 
 Other 
 12.0% 

 


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 equiv2,33968.8% 2,53769.6% 57867.9% 76770.0%
Year 11 or equiv1313.9% 1293.5% 435.1% 403.6%
Year 10 or equiv39311.6% 43011.8% 13115.4% 14613.3%
Year 9 or equiv651.9% 621.7% 293.4% 242.2%
Year 8 or below1173.4% 1544.2% 404.7% 555.0%
No schooling160.5% 110.3% 00.0% 111.0%
Not stated34110.0% 3238.9% 303.5% 534.8%
Total3,402100.0% 3,646100.0% 851100.0% 1,096100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil44185018913800160
cath197690300044
$1-19936262315416040124
cath198330530041
$200-29914423827173025264223
cath01133511311047
$300-3996344217182938259218
cath573359911052
$400-599563103532829282310342
cath011168010138571
$600-79937812552393419113364
cath09221071054067
$800-9995451487943271260365
cath04343010370088
$1000-1249040173824635700383
cath011351910700082
$1250-1499016146772918600292
cath0435196630073
$1500-199909130986942404356
cath0337222415300104
$2000+041011136831340324
cath002836251000099
not stated104796674323101210318
cath03744335029
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil343977331225650231
cath1471780700053
$1-199402440301881770184
cath1778611080057
$200-299235954262537372311295
cath7139486138472
$300-39965051242926786030354
cath310951114232116112
$400-599237699484738403413418
cath4181723151315225132
$600-7990831478451412085439
cath015272822171100120
$800-9990711475149273100358
cath0245110216400116
$1000-1249044183624538805385
cath0144991515300105
$1250-1499012155773718900308
cath04472713800099
$1500-199906118965638000314
cath002131191300084
$2000+0049443410000137
cath00131410500042
not stated142452492422163425260
cath306505710642

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 18.5% 
 $300-599 
 20.4% 
 $600-999 
 23.0% 
 $1000-1499 
 21.0% 
 $1500+ 
 17.1% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,327 18.6%
Catholics 356 19.4%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs6022.9%2526.9%
20-29yrs46120.3%9920.9%
30-39yrs28516.1%5713.9%
40-49yrs21221.6%6927.2%
50-59yrs13818.8%4420.3%
60-69yrs10719.5%4223.7%
70-79yrs4715.2%1412.1%
80+ yrs165.9%66.4%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican17020.5%
Baptist1926.8%
Catholic35619.4%
Hinduism2712.7%
Islam148.9%
Jehovah W2567.6%
Judaism426.7%
Lutheran2329.5%
Mormon2477.4%
Orthodox2514.4%
Pentecostal3340.2%
Presbyterian3418.0%
Salvation Army642.9%
Seventh Day Adv1152.4%
Uniting6925.9%
No religion33018.0%