Census Data 2011

Parish : Sunnybank

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: 67,743
  Total males: 33,366  
  Total females: 34,377
Catholic population: 12,654
  Catholic males: 6,017  
  Catholic females: 6,637  
 
Registered Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Married: 28,916 51.9% 5,377 51.9%
  Separated: 1,208 2.2% 280 2.7%
  Divorced: 3,251 5.8% 742 7.2%
  Widowed: 2,292 4.1% 551 5.3%
  Never Married: 19,995 35.9% 3,409 32.9%

Social Marital status
persons 15 years of age and over
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Registered Marriage: 26,355 50.4% 5,172 51.8%
  De facto relationship 2,896 5.5% 589 5.9%
  Not married: 23,009 44.0% 4,217 42.3%

Indigenous population
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Aboriginal: 466 81
  Torres Strait Islander: 54 7
  Both Aboriginal & TSI: 42 9

Total Population by age groups
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  0-4 years: 4,079 6.0% 683 5.4%
  5-14 years: 8,001 11.8% 1,609 12.7%
  15-24 years: 12,091 17.8% 1,888 14.9%
  25-34 years: 11,054 16.3% 1,616 12.8%
  35-44 years: 9,016 13.3% 1,690 13.4%
  45-54 years: 8,661 12.8% 1,663 13.1%
  55-64 years: 7,568 11.2% 1,793 14.2%
  65-74 years: 4,207 6.2% 1,015 8.0%
  75-84 years: 2,145 3.2% 498 3.9%
  85 years & over: 920 1.4% 200 1.6%

 

AGE GROUPS - TOTAL POPULATION
 0-4 yrs 
 6.0% 
 5.4% 
 5-14 yrs 
 11.8% 
 12.7% 
 15-24 yrs 
 17.8% 
 14.9% 
 25-34 yrs 
 16.3% 
 12.8% 
 35-44 yrs 
 13.3% 
 13.4% 
 45-54 yrs 
 12.8% 
 13.1% 
 55-64 yrs 
 11.2% 
 14.2% 
 65-74 yrs 
 6.2% 
 8.0% 
 75-84 yrs 
 3.2% 
 3.9% 
 85+ yrs 
 1.4% 
 1.6% 
 
All
Cath

Religious Affiliation

Christian: 50.7%
Buddhist: 8.4%
Hindu: 3.0%
Islam: 5.5%
Judaism: 0.1%
Other religions: 2.7%
No religion: 22.6%
Not stated: 6.9%

Christian Denominations

  as % of all
Christians
as % of total
population
Catholics: 36.8% 18.7%
Anglicans: 18.3% 9.3%
Baptists: 5.1% 2.6%
Lutherans: 2.4% 1.2%
Mormons: 1.4% 0.7%
Orthodox: 6.2% 3.1%
Pentecostals: 4.1% 2.1%
Salvation Army: 0.2% 0.1%
Uniting Church: 10.1% 5.1%

Religious Affiliation - selected
 Catholic 
 18.7%
 Anglican 
 9.3%
 Uniting 
 5.1%
 Lutheran 
 1.2%
 No Religion 
 22.6%

Place of Birth
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Australia: 31,054 45.8% 7,912 62.5%
  Elsewhere: 36,689 54.2% 4,742 37.5%

 

Australian Citizenship:  
    ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  Citizens: 50,057 73.9% 11,111 87.8%

 
Median age of population: 33.9
Median monthly mortgage payment: $1,894
Median weekly rent: $375
Average household size: 3.0


PERSONS ATTENDING EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS 2011

  ALL PERSONS CATHOLICS
  males females total males females total
Pre-school: 364 388 752 81 73 154
Primary State School: 1,956 1,926 3,882 282 264 546
Primary Catholic School: 291 293 584 224 228 452
Primary other Non-Government School: 294 335 629 33 36 69
Secondary State School: 1,298 1,268 2,566 178 176 354
Secondary Catholic School: 375 336 711 229 198 427
Secondary other Non-Government School: 462 451 913 45 54 99
Technical or Further Education Institution: 856 941 1,797 116 162 278
University or other Tertiary Institution: 3,048 3,271 6,319 321 429 750
Other type of Educational Institution: 297 379 676 28 45 73

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: 67,743
Total population 2006: 62,893
Increase/decrease: 7.7%
 
Catholic population 2011: 12,654
Catholic population 2006: 13,471
Increase/decrease: -6.1%
 
Catholics born overseas 2011: 37.5%
Catholics born overseas 2006: 33.4%
Total citizens 2011: 73.9%
Total citizens 2006: 79.5%
Catholicity 2011
 Australia 
 25.3%
 Queensland 
 23.8%
 Archdiocese 
 23.2%
 Deanery 
 22.7%
 Parish 
 18.7%


 

COUNTRY OF BIRTH

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
Australia31,0537,913 Iraq11917 South East Europe18744
Bosnia and Herzegovina33257 Ireland14793 South Korea1,453273
Cambodia2070 Italy202181 South Africa73764
Canada9017 Japan25312 Sri Lanka34260
China mainland6,352168 Lebanon8118 Thailand1558
Croatia211126 Macedonia980 Turkey467
Egypt14210 Malaysia1,330132 UK1,941266
Fiji63028 Malta2015 USA16816
Germany23277 Netherlands15455 Vietnam1,330210
Greece1945 New Zealand2,663347 Born elsewhere8,5481,071
Hong Kong1,568207 Philippines720540 Not stated2,951169
India2,386176 Poland116104 Total67,74312,657
Indonesia428121 Singapore35155 

BIRTHPLACE BY REGION
 Australia 
 45.8% 
 62.4% 
 Asia Pacific 
 29.7% 
 18.4% 
 Europe 
 5.8% 
 9.8% 
 Other 
 18.7% 
 9.3% 
 
All
Cath

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME (selected)

 AllCath  AllCath  AllCath
English33,3938,709Ukrainian4622Thai1426
Irish00Bosnian24516Indonesian406123
German11430Croatian314264Malay7816
Dutch8121Macedonian1253Tagalog344260
Afrikaans916Serbian50717Filipino199161
Danish140Czech2613Cantonese4,550457
Norwegian30Polish127111Mandarin10,307315
Swedish220Persian1654Japanese30124
Finnish760Arabic99377Korean1,621316
French11853Hebrew70Aust Indigenous315
Greek7298Turkish523Fijian366
Portuguese7860Tamil18618Maori7611
Spanish489320Hindi1,03917Samoan24328
Italian312269Urdu4530Tongan12923
Maltese1717Khmer2130Auslan5115
Russian1373Vietnamese1,457336   

LANGUAGE SPOKEN AT HOME BY REGION
 English only 
 49.3% 
 Asian Pacific 
 36.4% 
 European 
 5.0% 
 Other 
 9.3% 

 


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 equiv17,49866.9% 17,66265.1% 3,06863.0% 3,21958.7%
Year 11 or equiv1,2554.8% 1,0874.0% 3326.8% 3486.3%
Year 10 or equiv3,45413.2% 4,04514.9% 85617.6% 1,12920.6%
Year 9 or equiv7032.7% 6782.5% 1643.4% 1803.3%
Year 8 or below1,1394.4% 1,6186.0% 2625.4% 3756.8%
No schooling2591.0% 4131.5% 400.8% 480.9%
Not stated1,8357.0% 1,6416.0% 1483.0% 1893.4%
Total26,143100.0% 27,144100.0% 4,870100.0% 5,488100.0%


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

MALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1,15395052017319325813166233,467
cath193464422263714140396
$1-1997284121881029816413052151,889
cath1675532682125180332
$200-299164352281152181265458250582,161
cath295032212156119587393
$300-399102310306171171180293183701,786
cath244123303041764615326
$400-599103400510298335336335153522,522
cath235949445556883812424
$600-7995539282548444140220171132,884
cath12769582869541133503
$800-9991425573751944136613644112,523
cath646152110779342150541
$1000-124901676996014763961102652,480
cath03611411490983696503
$1250-14994824854144173124812101,784
cath01210080887812012382
$1500-1999844485614569359651102,155
cath0141151401191011300502
$2000+318259549582387851301,896
cath05461181261171600428
not stated19930135425320919812579531,771
cath22614161229131117140
 
 
FEMALES15-19yrs20-24yrs25-34yrs35-44yrs45-54yrs55-64yrs65-74yrs75-84yrs85+yrsTotal
nil1,0141,06486755849255918570424,851
cath16755856363120321113609
$1-19981746841440632832214769293,000
cath2084947704981351212563
$200-299193401351376315458489237922,912
cath44525060571131265813573
$300-399842523463353613994693661742,786
cath23494666638912110063620
$400-599913185905846185413612081183,429
cath2859851171111391004416699
$600-7992235077056761243813752222,970
cath88111311513311927207623
$800-999142145504394393367023152,100
cath055108108110992236511
$1000-12496150526401452267461551,868
cath033110101132711150463
$1250-149904133430829618925701,200
cath01171747959400298
$1500-1999522277323292157291031,118
cath07547773401600267
$2000+4992168148801555526
cath0015383119500108
not stated1621732872191931991171251091,584
cath23121415232120225155

TOTAL WEEKLY INCOME by bands
 $0-299 
 35.0% 
 $300-599 
 20.1% 
 $600-999 
 20.0% 
 $1000-1499 
 14.1% 
 $1500+ 
 10.8% 


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

Persons doing volunteer work
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
All persons 9,530 17.1%
Catholics 1,694 16.4%

Persons doing volunteer work by age group
  All Rate Catholics Rate
15-19yrs85317.2%16116.4%
20-29yrs1,88114.3%23513.5%
30-39yrs1,55216.1%23714.6%
40-49yrs1,80720.6%33319.8%
50-59yrs1,57619.0%30017.1%
60-69yrs1,18519.6%27418.4%
70-79yrs53118.2%12718.5%
80+ yrs1457.8%296.9%



Volunteers by religious affiliation
  Volunteers Rate of volunteering
Anglican1,01518.7%
Baptist44930.7%
Catholic1,69516.4%
Hinduism24514.7%
Islam51119.8%
Jehovah W8451.2%
Judaism922.0%
Lutheran16524.1%
Mormon15248.3%
Orthodox20712.9%
Pentecostal45541.0%
Presbyterian31919.5%
Salvation Army2028.2%
Seventh Day Adv9032.8%
Uniting72524.2%
No religion1,48811.9%