Census Data 2011

Parish : Stafford

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: 11,726
  Total males: 5,676  
  Total females: 6,050
Catholic population: 3,927
  Catholic males: 1,869  
  Catholic females: 2,058  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 4,294 45.0% 1,508 48.6%
  Separated: 271 2.8% 104 3.4%
  Divorced: 849 8.9% 236 7.6%
  Widowed: 614 6.4% 204 6.6%
  Never Married: 3,511 36.8% 1,048 33.8%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 3,968 45.3% 1,446 48.7%
  De facto relationship 961 11.0% 249 8.4%
  Not married: 3,826 43.7% 1,273 42.9%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 227 55
  Torres Strait Islander: 41 4
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 12 0

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 873 7.4% 309 7.9%
  5-14 years: 1,318 11.2% 515 13.1%
  15-24 years: 1,476 12.6% 436 11.1%
  25-34 years: 1,796 15.3% 529 13.5%
  35-44 years: 1,774 15.1% 575 14.6%
  45-54 years: 1,430 12.2% 501 12.8%
  55-64 years: 1,183 10.1% 412 10.5%
  65-74 years: 896 7.6% 308 7.8%
  75-84 years: 716 6.1% 271 6.9%
  85 years & over: 264 2.3% 71 1.8%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 7.4% 
 7.9% 
 5-14 yrs 
 11.2% 
 13.1% 
 15-24 yrs 
 12.6% 
 11.1% 
 25-34 yrs 
 15.3% 
 13.5% 
 35-44 yrs 
 15.1% 
 14.6% 
 45-54 yrs 
 12.2% 
 12.8% 
 55-64 yrs 
 10.1% 
 10.5% 
 65-74 yrs 
 7.6% 
 7.8% 
 75-84 yrs 
 6.1% 
 6.9% 
 85+ yrs 
 2.3% 
 1.8% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 68.0%
Buddhist: 1.1%
Hindu: 0.4%
Islam: 0.7%
Judaism: 0.0%
Other religions: 1.6%
No religion: 20.9%
Not stated: 7.2%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 49.3% 33.5%
Anglicans: 22.5% 15.3%
Baptists: 3.6% 2.4%
Lutherans: 1.2% 0.8%
Mormons: 0.8% 0.5%
Orthodox: 1.0% 0.7%
Pentecostals: 2.2% 1.5%
Salvation Army: 0.6% 0.4%
Uniting Church: 9.2% 6.2%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 33.5%
 Anglican 
 15.3%
 Uniting 
 6.2%
 Lutheran 
 0.8%
 No Religion 
 20.9%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 9,174 78.2% 3,246 82.7%
  Elsewhere: 2,552 21.8% 681 17.3%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 10,399 88.7% 3,708 94.4%

 
Median age of population: 36.4
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,976
Median weekly rent: $282
Average household size: 2.4


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 72 69 141 30 29 59
Primary State School: 270 245 515 68 52 120
Primary Catholic School: 159 144 303 140 119 259
Primary other Non-Government School: 19 35 54 0 0 0
Secondary State School: 180 137 317 33 21 54
Secondary Catholic School: 85 97 182 64 86 150
Secondary other Non-Government School: 25 38 63 6 0 6
Technical or Further Education Institution: 104 115 219 24 28 52
University or other Tertiary Institution: 227 308 535 72 87 159
Other type of Educational Institution: 27 49 76 8 19 27

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: 11,726
Total population 2006: 11,546
Increase/decrease: 1.6%
 
Catholic population 2011: 3,927
Catholic population 2006: 3,793
Increase/decrease: 3.5%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 17.3%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 17.8%
Total citizens 2011: 88.7%
Total citizens 2006: 89.5%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 30.3%
 Parish 
 33.5%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia9,1693,246 Iraq90 South East Europe60
Bosnia and Herzegovina00 Ireland4837 South Korea135
Cambodia00 Italy147136 South Africa470
Canada254 Japan140 Sri Lanka277
China mainland340 Lebanon00 Thailand315
Croatia117 Macedonia80 Turkey30
Egypt50 Malaysia378 UK35972
Fiji4010 Malta66 USA4114
Germany3311 Netherlands3010 Vietnam225
Greece70 New Zealand38654 Born elsewhere389123
Hong Kong246 Philippines11282 Not stated53949
India7414 Poland1813 Total11,7293,924
Indonesia100 Singapore120 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 78.2% 
 82.7% 
 Asia Pacific 
 7.2% 
 5.0% 
 Europe 
 5.8% 
 8.1% 
 Other 
 8.7% 
 4.2% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English10,0993,448Ukrainian00Thai160
Irish00Bosnian30Indonesian90
German284Croatian1111Malay60
Dutch154Macedonian140Tagalog4126
Afrikaans170Serbian50Filipino4632
Danish50Czech30Cantonese508
Norwegian00Polish2021Mandarin430
Swedish56Persian160Japanese194
Finnish00Arabic435Korean140
French175Hebrew00Aust Indigenous87
Greek420Turkish00Fijian00
Portuguese90Tamil30Maori130
Spanish3425Hindi230Samoan126
Italian253229Urdu30Tongan243
Maltese00Khmer00Auslan63
Russian50Vietnamese274   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 86.3% 
 Asian Pacific 
 3.0% 
 European 
 3.9% 
 Other 
 6.9% 

 


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 equiv2,51757.0% 2,58353.7% 81456.5% 87252.5%
Year 11 or equiv2706.1% 2274.7% 946.5% 975.8%
Year 10 or equiv84219.1% 1,06722.2% 30221.0% 37322.5%
Year 9 or equiv1944.4% 2024.2% 594.1% 734.4%
Year 8 or below2625.9% 4268.9% 1198.3% 17010.2%
No schooling200.5% 160.3% 110.8% 80.5%
Not stated3107.0% 2906.0% 412.8% 684.1%
Total4,415100.0% 4,811100.0% 1,440100.0% 1,661100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil12224171321311660250
cath317630759068
$1-199128351713141515130250
cath4616485040083
$200-299323743453039677517385
cath88121710929296128
$300-399224131322945816918368
cath1113101362023300126
$400-599296251414149826422441
cath7221118181733234153
$600-7993648386768645283474
cath3192823262313100145
$800-9995361127968581580381
cath41035172421400115
$1000-1249350131106825624100462
cath01038383124440149
$1250-149901812611562491200382
cath0046432517400135
$1500-19990613115111748930465
cath0035524019360155
$2000+069715394461030409
cath0341413014850142
not stated242053394937192528294
cath603713330540
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil9016494440601530317
cath3345211122600102
$1-199133394557392936155398
cath516201415912124143
$200-2992642466452771138611517
cath771314203250344181
$300-39911465674599713316034670
cath71410252438415919237
$400-599236295113105801016348690
cath72233343525342522237
$600-79947511995947835148522
cath01827373427663158
$800-99904510382704213150370
cath01630242621670130
$1000-12490271329581431308399
cath0546333012800134
$1250-1499017103816035890313
cath0539332916000122
$1500-19990085978238409315
cath0027393415300118
$2000+0028503513060132
cath0081491000041
not stated302343513032314151332
cath5544391014660

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 24.2% 
 $300-599 
 24.1% 
 $600-999 
 19.4% 
 $1000-1499 
 17.4% 
 $1500+ 
 14.9% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 1,880 19.7%
Catholics 584 18.8%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs12117.6%4721.0%
20-29yrs29217.3%7115.5%
30-39yrs34219.0%9817.1%
40-49yrs38823.9%12923.8%
50-59yrs27721.0%9721.5%
60-69yrs23723.3%7622.0%
70-79yrs16820.2%5416.7%
80+ yrs559.5%137.0%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican29218.4%
Baptist6530.2%
Catholic58218.8%
Hinduism512.2%
Islam915.0%
Jehovah W1536.6%
Judaism00.0%
Lutheran1416.7%
Mormon2765.9%
Orthodox1521.1%
Pentecostal6848.9%
Presbyterian6218.9%
Salvation Army2052.6%
Seventh Day Adv325.0%
Uniting18229.0%
No religion33517.4%