Census Data 2011

Parish : Sandgate

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: 10,876
  Total males: 5,321  
  Total females: 5,555
Catholic population: 2,991
  Catholic males: 1,425  
  Catholic females: 1,566  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 3,988 44.9% 1,071 47.0%
  Separated: 347 3.9% 87 3.8%
  Divorced: 1,078 12.1% 243 10.7%
  Widowed: 755 8.5% 180 7.9%
  Never Married: 2,705 30.5% 696 30.6%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 3,630 46.2% 1,019 47.6%
  De facto relationship 845 10.8% 176 8.2%
  Not married: 3,377 43.0% 946 44.2%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 158 36
  Torres Strait Islander: 5 3
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 5 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 639 5.9% 211 7.1%
  5-14 years: 1,362 12.5% 509 17.0%
  15-24 years: 1,106 10.2% 334 11.2%
  25-34 years: 1,057 9.7% 250 8.4%
  35-44 years: 1,757 16.2% 451 15.1%
  45-54 years: 1,684 15.5% 433 14.5%
  55-64 years: 1,298 11.9% 329 11.0%
  65-74 years: 824 7.6% 237 7.9%
  75-84 years: 689 6.3% 159 5.3%
  85 years & over: 461 4.2% 79 2.6%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 5.9% 
 7.1% 
 5-14 yrs 
 12.5% 
 17.0% 
 15-24 yrs 
 10.2% 
 11.2% 
 25-34 yrs 
 9.7% 
 8.4% 
 35-44 yrs 
 16.2% 
 15.1% 
 45-54 yrs 
 15.5% 
 14.5% 
 55-64 yrs 
 11.9% 
 11.0% 
 65-74 yrs 
 7.6% 
 7.9% 
 75-84 yrs 
 6.3% 
 5.3% 
 85+ yrs 
 4.2% 
 2.6% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 63.7%
Buddhist: 1.2%
Hindu: 0.2%
Islam: 0.2%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 1.5%
No religion: 24.0%
Not stated: 9.3%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 43.2% 27.5%
Anglicans: 28.0% 17.8%
Baptists: 3.3% 2.1%
Lutherans: 1.7% 1.1%
Mormons: 0.1% 0.1%
Orthodox: 0.7% 0.5%
Pentecostals: 1.5% 1.0%
Salvation Army: 0.5% 0.3%
Uniting Church: 10.2% 6.5%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 27.5%
 Anglican 
 17.8%
 Uniting 
 6.5%
 Lutheran 
 1.1%
 No Religion 
 24.0%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 8,447 77.7% 2,505 83.8%
  Elsewhere: 2,429 22.3% 486 16.2%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 9,542 87.7% 2,792 93.3%

 
Median age of population: 42.3
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,785
Median weekly rent: $238
Average household size: 2.3


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 58 50 108 19 19 38
Primary State School: 235 294 529 39 53 92
Primary Catholic School: 174 147 321 131 120 251
Primary other Non-Government School: 28 25 53 4 9 13
Secondary State School: 125 120 245 13 25 38
Secondary Catholic School: 179 99 278 109 65 174
Secondary other Non-Government School: 42 76 118 6 14 20
Technical or Further Education Institution: 79 109 188 19 33 52
University or other Tertiary Institution: 162 214 376 44 63 107
Other type of Educational Institution: 29 43 72 8 8 16

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: 10,876
Total population 2006: 10,287
Increase/decrease: 5.7%
 
Catholic population 2011: 2,991
Catholic population 2006: 2,640
Increase/decrease: 13.3%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 16.2%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 16.1%
Total citizens 2011: 87.7%
Total citizens 2006: 82.5%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 30.1%
 Parish 
 27.5%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia8,4602,505 Iraq00 South East Europe90
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland4933 South Korea85
Cambodia40 Italy2116 South Africa488
Canada1911 Japan314 Sri Lanka60
China mainland193 Lebanon40 Thailand90
Croatia46 Macedonia00 Turkey00
Egypt40 Malaysia160 UK723117
Fiji238 Malta00 USA4216
Germany5315 Netherlands4321 Vietnam100
Greece100 New Zealand44667 Born elsewhere25454
Hong Kong70 Philippines6048 Not stated43132
India374 Poland1914 Total10,8752,992
Indonesia105 Singapore60 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 77.8% 
 83.7% 
 Asia Pacific 
 6.5% 
 4.9% 
 Europe 
 8.4% 
 7.9% 
 Other 
 7.3% 
 3.4% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English9,9692,809Ukrainian00Thai40
Irish00Bosnian00Indonesian70
German5421Croatian78Malay00
Dutch2110Macedonian00Tagalog1914
Afrikaans120Serbian80Filipino2119
Danish00Czech60Cantonese135
Norwegian40Polish2320Mandarin224
Swedish70Persian00Japanese453
Finnish50Arabic30Korean00
French2821Hebrew00Aust Indigenous00
Greek130Turkish00Fijian00
Portuguese44Tamil00Maori30
Spanish173Hindi120Samoan170
Italian3326Urdu00Tongan00
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan30
Russian140Vietnamese120   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 91.4% 
 Asian Pacific 
 2.2% 
 European 
 2.1% 
 Other 
 4.3% 

 


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 equiv2,03949.8% 2,21649.9% 53550.7% 62050.6%
Year 11 or equiv2666.5% 2174.9% 787.4% 675.5%
Year 10 or equiv92622.6% 94221.2% 23822.5% 28523.2%
Year 9 or equiv1483.6% 1643.7% 413.9% 564.6%
Year 8 or below2656.5% 3477.8% 898.4% 1129.1%
No schooling180.4% 30.1% 70.7% 40.3%
Not stated43510.6% 55112.4% 686.4% 826.7%
Total4,097100.0% 4,440100.0% 1,056100.0% 1,226100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1333316262327550268
cath53157017000092
$1-1991052621920271340225
cath313053646058
$200-299212225283354726316334
cath85337132310476
$300-399171922403267946214367
cath56468192221495
$400-599233439505754743618385
cath858161181811893
$600-7991047578672743167390
cath31413342016800108
$800-9990228176817320410367
cath071515271770088
$1000-124901457100113671045370
cath031028291830091
$1250-149907501056843440281
cath031024151100063
$1500-1999046014912360800404
cath0015403517000107
$2000+03491761548113100486
cath0315383923650129
not stated211222425540508186409
cath8000351191652
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil901641494156950307
cath2808188860076
$1-199123302869423629170374
cath4215101411101240118
$200-299211936604695886518448
cath710816102330144122
$300-39918253658677312411651568
cath641023212239308163
$400-599124661110114106696936623
cath31217292228182413166
$600-799851801091257430115493
cath41325333926935157
$800-999017767498441164330
cath002221261200081
$1000-1249019738597351000319
cath09242125970095
$1250-14990549645528400205
cath001216161200056
$1500-19990039939327530260
cath001035241400083
$2000+0016633617350140
cath0001412560037
not stated23112435384145116189522
cath4034687211871

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 25.0% 
 $300-599 
 24.1% 
 $600-999 
 20.0% 
 $1000-1499 
 14.6% 
 $1500+ 
 16.2% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,927 21.7%
Catholics 534 23.4%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs13922.3%5124.2%
20-29yrs15716.3%3615.2%
30-39yrs33223.7%8525.0%
40-49yrs53429.2%14528.9%
50-59yrs35023.5%9025.8%
60-69yrs25724.2%8127.4%
70-79yrs11616.8%3418.6%
80+ yrs435.3%127.5%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican32919.2%
Baptist6736.4%
Catholic53523.4%
Hinduism00.0%
Islam00.0%
Jehovah W2754.0%
Judaism5100.0%
Lutheran2624.8%
Mormon00.0%
Orthodox36.7%
Pentecostal4153.9%
Presbyterian6118.3%
Salvation Army1442.4%
Seventh Day Adv1246.2%
Uniting15425.2%
No religion44221.8%