Census Data 2011

Parish : St Johns Wood

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: 20,239
  Total males: 9,955  
  Total females: 10,284
Catholic population: 6,590
  Catholic males: 3,145  
  Catholic females: 3,445  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 8,961 56.1% 2,791 56.3%
  Separated: 350 2.2% 100 2.0%
  Divorced: 1,117 7.0% 274 5.5%
  Widowed: 683 4.3% 212 4.3%
  Never Married: 4,864 30.4% 1,583 31.9%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 8,363 56.0% 2,671 56.1%
  De facto relationship 1,151 7.7% 277 5.8%
  Not married: 5,416 36.3% 1,813 38.1%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 111 35
  Torres Strait Islander: 13 6
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 0 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 1,210 6.0% 397 6.0%
  5-14 years: 3,053 15.1% 1,236 18.8%
  15-24 years: 2,860 14.1% 1,079 16.4%
  25-34 years: 1,788 8.8% 467 7.1%
  35-44 years: 3,085 15.2% 934 14.2%
  45-54 years: 3,127 15.5% 1,050 15.9%
  55-64 years: 2,539 12.5% 695 10.5%
  65-74 years: 1,540 7.6% 430 6.5%
  75-84 years: 761 3.8% 246 3.7%
  85 years & over: 276 1.4% 56 0.8%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.0% 
 6.0% 
 5-14 yrs 
 15.1% 
 18.8% 
 15-24 yrs 
 14.1% 
 16.4% 
 25-34 yrs 
 8.8% 
 7.1% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.2% 
 14.2% 
 45-54 yrs 
 15.5% 
 15.9% 
 55-64 yrs 
 12.5% 
 10.5% 
 65-74 yrs 
 7.6% 
 6.5% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.8% 
 3.7% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.4% 
 0.8% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 65.6%
Buddhist: 1.0%
Hindu: 0.5%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.3%
Other religions: 1.2%
No religion: 25.0%
Not stated: 6.1%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 49.6% 32.6%
Anglicans: 25.1% 16.5%
Baptists: 2.9% 1.9%
Lutherans: 1.5% 1.0%
Mormons: 0.1% 0.1%
Orthodox: 1.4% 0.9%
Pentecostals: 1.0% 0.7%
Salvation Army: 0.1% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 9.8% 6.4%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 32.6%
 Anglican 
 16.5%
 Uniting 
 6.4%
 Lutheran 
 1.0%
 No Religion 
 25.0%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 15,381 76.0% 5,449 82.7%
  Elsewhere: 4,858 24.0% 1,141 17.3%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 18,149 89.7% 6,214 94.3%

 
Median age of population: 38.4
Median monthly mortgage payment: $2,116
Median weekly rent: $364
Average household size: 2.8


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 166 142 308 51 47 98
Primary State School: 685 642 1,327 127 122 249
Primary Catholic School: 371 342 713 324 303 627
Primary other Non-Government School: 41 29 70 10 6 16
Secondary State School: 371 319 690 71 62 133
Secondary Catholic School: 285 309 594 240 244 484
Secondary other Non-Government School: 137 136 273 20 22 42
Technical or Further Education Institution: 157 176 333 48 54 102
University or other Tertiary Institution: 614 812 1,426 210 263 473
Other type of Educational Institution: 46 72 118 14 15 29

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: 20,239
Total population 2006: 19,152
Increase/decrease: 5.7%
 
Catholic population 2011: 6,590
Catholic population 2006: 6,372
Increase/decrease: 3.4%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 17.3%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 16.4%
Total citizens 2011: 89.7%
Total citizens 2006: 90.1%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 26.3%
 Parish 
 32.6%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia15,3985,448 Iraq00 South East Europe30
Bosnia and Herzegovina40 Ireland9072 South Korea453
Cambodia40 Italy6962 South Africa36973
Canada6217 Japan393 Sri Lanka3817
China mainland623 Lebanon33 Thailand225
Croatia1312 Macedonia300 Turkey70
Egypt00 Malaysia7322 UK1,413249
Fiji443 Malta107 USA11133
Germany11329 Netherlands8733 Vietnam84
Greece40 New Zealand608107 Born elsewhere632214
Hong Kong3511 Philippines6250 Not stated59050
India757 Poland5032 Total20,2386,591
Indonesia205 Singapore4917 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 76.0% 
 82.6% 
 Asia Pacific 
 5.9% 
 3.9% 
 Europe 
 9.3% 
 8.2% 
 Other 
 8.8% 
 5.3% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English18,2666,130Ukrainian60Thai180
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian100
German11330Croatian128Malay00
Dutch516Macedonian560Tagalog1911
Afrikaans767Serbian120Filipino1110
Danish80Czech88Cantonese638
Norwegian110Polish5541Mandarin956
Swedish260Persian190Japanese618
Finnish100Arabic169Korean353
French7840Hebrew140Aust Indigenous00
Greek180Turkish80Fijian75
Portuguese3524Tamil140Maori00
Spanish8159Hindi554Samoan30
Italian10492Urdu00Tongan40
Maltese35Khmer00Auslan90
Russian280Vietnamese110   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 90.2% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.3% 
 European 
 3.4% 
 Other 
 4.1% 

 


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 equiv5,43974.9% 5,45269.4% 1,68273.4% 1,78566.9%
Year 11 or equiv3494.8% 3995.1% 1456.3% 1656.2%
Year 10 or equiv91312.6% 1,30516.6% 30113.1% 50518.9%
Year 9 or equiv761.0% 1111.4% 602.6% 762.8%
Year 8 or below1061.5% 2302.9% 492.1% 762.8%
No schooling140.2% 60.1% 80.3% 00.0%
Not stated3685.1% 3524.5% 452.0% 612.3%
Total7,265100.0% 7,855100.0% 2,290100.0% 2,668100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil34550352925412030548
cath12215114017600175
$1-199269921813142331100470
cath1113255109330178
$200-29972711924254775718412
cath25180681119280115
$300-399366121332938877416395
cath1614870925245108
$400-59951112643444551455317575
cath214198141531133155
$600-7991279103735282863313533
cath3332718162323130156
$800-99955610099768571174513
cath0233126191918108154
$1000-124904811713211211371206619
cath018274033252680177
$1250-1499020951551421183280570
cath010234951351700185
$1500-19990171202952911683570933
cath07328389441300268
$2000+03146550586378721001,745
cath00431802131001650557
not stated633644556756283217398
cath2270116307359
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil3033888150788831153794
cath1309194628361160285
$1-19929786581699212854178909
cath139352348273916100337
$200-29963865578671091256014657
cath24301629253636257228
$300-399405958829311414310647742
cath181616252629433810221
$400-59932109831601501591727638979
cath12262565484849206299
$600-79912799315218715187316798
cath633244072463074262
$800-9990519212718511449125635
cath018264460301440196
$1000-124903911716818513545170706
cath02023517438870221
$1250-1499017971461619726100554
cath0931347327500179
$1500-1999038917224511418120653
cath0320649325670218
$2000+0042142158791640441
cath0023435323900151
not stated321635466446206474397
cath130481267131376

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 25.0% 
 $300-599 
 17.7% 
 $600-999 
 16.5% 
 $1000-1499 
 15.9% 
 $1500+ 
 24.9% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 4,429 27.7%
Catholics 1,350 27.2%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs40925.1%17326.2%
20-29yrs46522.1%13521.1%
30-39yrs53023.1%14321.6%
40-49yrs1,12133.8%37835.7%
50-59yrs84029.2%24927.8%
60-69yrs66231.7%16428.9%
70-79yrs32329.9%9128.0%
80+ yrs7713.3%1611.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican75527.0%
Baptist14848.2%
Catholic1,35127.2%
Hinduism2125.3%
Islam821.6%
Jehovah W2453.3%
Judaism1628.6%
Lutheran4427.7%
Mormon327.3%
Orthodox2819.4%
Pentecostal4347.8%
Presbyterian15529.9%
Salvation Army430.8%
Seventh Day Adv00.0%
Uniting40036.3%
No religion98225.3%