Census Data 2011

Parish : St Lucia

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: 11,195
  Total males: 5,517  
  Total females: 5,678
Catholic population: 2,011
  Catholic males: 902  
  Catholic females: 1,109  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 2,754 26.7% 478 26.0%
  Separated: 93 0.9% 15 0.8%
  Divorced: 344 3.3% 62 3.4%
  Widowed: 212 2.1% 40 2.2%
  Never Married: 6,902 67.0% 1,244 67.6%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 2,278 30.3% 421 34.9%
  De facto relationship 546 7.3% 94 7.8%
  Not married: 4,682 62.4% 693 57.4%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 17 4
  Torres Strait Islander: 3 4
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 0 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 288 2.6% 56 2.8%
  5-14 years: 601 5.4% 117 5.8%
  15-24 years: 5,226 46.7% 988 49.1%
  25-34 years: 1,903 17.0% 264 13.1%
  35-44 years: 834 7.4% 129 6.4%
  45-54 years: 709 6.3% 133 6.6%
  55-64 years: 784 7.0% 157 7.8%
  65-74 years: 491 4.4% 106 5.3%
  75-84 years: 246 2.2% 49 2.4%
  85 years & over: 113 1.0% 12 0.6%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 2.6% 
 2.8% 
 5-14 yrs 
 5.4% 
 5.8% 
 15-24 yrs 
 46.7% 
 49.1% 
 25-34 yrs 
 17.0% 
 13.1% 
 35-44 yrs 
 7.4% 
 6.4% 
 45-54 yrs 
 6.3% 
 6.6% 
 55-64 yrs 
 7.0% 
 7.8% 
 65-74 yrs 
 4.4% 
 5.3% 
 75-84 yrs 
 2.2% 
 2.4% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.0% 
 0.6% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 44.3%
Buddhist: 5.3%
Hindu: 1.8%
Islam: 5.3%
Judaism: 0.3%
Other religions: 2.0%
No religion: 32.2%
Not stated: 8.8%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 40.5% 18.0%
Anglicans: 26.9% 11.9%
Baptists: 3.0% 1.3%
Lutherans: 3.2% 1.4%
Mormons: 0.2% 0.1%
Orthodox: 1.5% 0.7%
Pentecostals: 2.2% 1.0%
Salvation Army: 0.1% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 9.9% 4.4%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 18.0%
 Anglican 
 11.9%
 Uniting 
 4.4%
 Lutheran 
 1.4%
 No Religion 
 32.2%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 5,889 52.6% 1,475 73.3%
  Elsewhere: 5,306 47.4% 536 26.7%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 7,127 63.7% 1,655 82.3%

 
Median age of population: 27.5
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,919
Median weekly rent: $389
Average household size: 2.5


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 31 33 64 7 5 12
Primary State School: 185 139 324 28 12 40
Primary Catholic School: 18 14 32 14 15 29
Primary other Non-Government School: 29 35 64 7 6 13
Secondary State School: 32 29 61 5 5 10
Secondary Catholic School: 20 26 46 18 19 37
Secondary other Non-Government School: 85 43 128 9 6 15
Technical or Further Education Institution: 41 51 92 7 5 12
University or other Tertiary Institution: 2,586 2,785 5,371 431 554 985
Other type of Educational Institution: 34 36 70 4 7 11

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: 11,195
Total population 2006: 11,765
Increase/decrease: -4.8%
 
Catholic population 2011: 2,011
Catholic population 2006: 2,387
Increase/decrease: -15.8%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 26.7%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 24.5%
Total citizens 2011: 63.7%
Total citizens 2006: 69.4%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 22.9%
 Parish 
 18.0%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia5,8731,476 Iraq240 South East Europe40
Bosnia and Herzegovina30 Ireland3416 South Korea6418
Cambodia00 Italy1916 South Africa14721
Canada9713 Japan867 Sri Lanka7613
China mainland6280 Lebanon70 Thailand460
Croatia40 Macedonia00 Turkey50
Egypt90 Malaysia55436 UK41434
Fiji184 Malta00 USA16132
Germany7415 Netherlands309 Vietnam21225
Greece30 New Zealand17418 Born elsewhere771138
Hong Kong1509 Philippines2816 Not stated65310
India1525 Poland1311 Total11,1942,012
Indonesia20525 Singapore45945 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 52.7% 
 73.3% 
 Asia Pacific 
 25.7% 
 11.1% 
 Europe 
 5.0% 
 5.3% 
 Other 
 16.7% 
 10.3% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English7,1371,637Ukrainian64Thai430
Irish00Bosnian30Indonesian18518
German7617Croatian33Malay2223
Dutch218Macedonian00Tagalog128
Afrikaans320Serbian30Filipino45
Danish40Czech00Cantonese32536
Norwegian30Polish1618Mandarin1,10639
Swedish146Persian600Japanese988
Finnish00Arabic953Korean5914
French7520Hebrew60Aust Indigenous00
Greek170Turkish30Fijian40
Portuguese2112Tamil500Maori00
Spanish9961Hindi470Samoan50
Italian3023Urdu240Tongan00
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan00
Russian190Vietnamese21228   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 63.8% 
 Asian Pacific 
 24.4% 
 European 
 3.1% 
 Other 
 8.7% 

 


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 equiv4,43489.5% 4,53086.8% 75693.7% 92990.2%
Year 11 or equiv811.6% 1001.9% 172.1% 222.1%
Year 10 or equiv1002.0% 1843.5% 192.4% 525.0%
Year 9 or equiv190.4% 150.3% 30.4% 101.0%
Year 8 or below230.5% 390.7% 81.0% 101.0%
No schooling00.0% 00.0% 00.0% 00.0%
Not stated2996.0% 3506.7% 40.5% 70.7%
Total4,956100.0% 5,218100.0% 807100.0% 1,030100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil31246512532107700958
cath785712000000147
$1-1992902304215138800606
cath75376000000118
$200-299140299541141217136556
cath2751800003089
$300-399481656515310656323
cath10241000000044
$400-599331641504581832126468
cath4301480380067
$600-79986592161413321210262
cath31112000110037
$800-999046742017132085203
cath081105350032
$1000-124945089271972433226
cath0131705330041
$1250-14990271064425311790259
cath0312160734045
$1500-19990187552524118130269
cath031214121100052
$2000+0116410615717460174593
cath00142431321300114
not stated46107683520216612321
cath114000000015
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil3085141736227279631,129
cath7948211366300176
$1-1993892474227182911100773
cath1015279012000181
$200-2991542854312172016125564
cath58644000670139
$300-39946197642426201899413
cath133414540105085
$400-59950157177412757341812573
cath9272235191260103
$600-7995674924264432145266
cath027110131330067
$800-9995575931233635130259
cath0118781066056
$1000-12490488926204221134263
cath0101696840053
$1250-149907582841321230181
cath0310316830043
$1500-19990857474847201513255
cath0011759912053
$2000+043146645323175243
cath0012101512108067
not stated51985746292214177341
cath0800000008

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 47.4% 
 $300-599 
 18.4% 
 $600-999 
 10.4% 
 $1000-1499 
 9.7% 
 $1500+ 
 14.1% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 2,947 28.6%
Catholics 586 31.9%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs65734.8%18940.6%
20-29yrs1,20126.3%21130.5%
30-39yrs25722.4%3521.0%
40-49yrs22332.2%4133.9%
50-59yrs24531.6%4228.4%
60-69yrs21531.7%4832.7%
70-79yrs10031.7%1421.9%
80+ yrs5020.8%720.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican44736.6%
Baptist5638.4%
Catholic58531.9%
Hinduism3619.6%
Islam10420.7%
Jehovah W666.7%
Judaism1030.3%
Lutheran5134.5%
Mormon457.1%
Orthodox1627.1%
Pentecostal4948.0%
Presbyterian7429.4%
Salvation Army6100.0%
Seventh Day Adv350.0%
Uniting14832.9%
No religion93527.7%