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Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs

Religion

In Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs, the number of Christians experienced the greatest change (+1,295) compared to the non religious and non Christians in 2011.

Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's religion statistics provide an indicator of cultural identity and ethnicity when observed in conjunction with other key variables. Religion data reveal the major concentrations of religions as well as revealing the proportion of people with no religious affiliation. There are a number of reasons for different religious compositions across areas including the country of birth and ethnic background of the population, the age of the population (belief in religion is generally stronger, the older the population) and changes in values and belief systems.

Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs's religion statistics should be analysed in conjunction with other ethnicity statistics such as Country of Birth data and Language Spoken data to assist in identifying specific cultural and ethnic groups.

Derived from the Census question:

'What is the person's religion?'

Total population

Religion - Ranked by size
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - (Usual residence)20112006Change
ReligionNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
Western (Roman) Catholic1,10517.716.754617.016.2+558
Anglican73211.814.847814.916.0+254
Uniting Church3115.05.71875.86.0+124
Christian,nfd1722.82.9662.11.5+106
Lutheran1432.32.6822.62.8+60
Baptist1161.91.5561.71.5+60
Greek Orthodox731.21.0441.41.0+28
Pentecostal701.11.6652.01.6+5
Presbyterian and Reformed691.11.2371.21.4+32
Buddhism671.11.5300.91.5+37
Jehova's Witnesses390.60.5331.00.5+6
Latter Day Saints (Mormons)300.50.330.10.3+27
Islam220.41.230.10.3+19
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Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Excludes religions with fewer than 20 adherents, or less than 0.1% of the total population.

Religion - Summary
Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Religion totalsNumber%City of Playford %Number%City of Playford %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idChristian total2,94047.250.81,64651.351.2+1,295
map this data in atlas.idNon Christian total1252.03.5541.72.4+72
Non-classifiable religious belief
741.20.9280.90.7+46
map this data in atlas.idNo religion2,30337.034.01,06333.130.5+1,239
Not stated
78412.610.742013.115.2+365

Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing 2006 and 2011. Compiled and presented by .id , the population experts.

Religion, 2011
Religion, 2011 Western (Roman) Catholic, City of Playford: 16.7% Anglican, City of Playford: 14.8% Uniting Church, City of Playford: 5.7% Christian,nfd, City of Playford: 2.9% Lutheran, City of Playford: 2.6% Baptist, City of Playford: 1.5% Greek Orthodox, City of Playford: 1.0% Pentecostal, City of Playford: 1.6% Presbyterian and Reformed, City of Playford: 1.2% Buddhism, City of Playford: 1.5% Western (Roman) Catholic, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 17.7% Anglican, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 11.8% Uniting Church, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 5.0% Christian,nfd, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.8% Lutheran, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 2.3% Baptist, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.9% Greek Orthodox, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.2% Pentecostal, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.1% Buddhism, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: 1.1%
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.
Change in religion, 2006 to 2011
Change in religion, 2006 to 2011 Western (Roman) Catholic, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +558 Anglican, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +254 Uniting Church, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +124 Christian,nfd, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +106 Lutheran, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +60 Baptist, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +60 Greek Orthodox, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +28 Pentecostal, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +5 Presbyterian and Reformed, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +32 Buddhism, Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs: +37
Source: Australian Bureau of Statistics, Census of Population and Housing, 2006 and 2011 (Usual residence data)
Compiled and presented in profile.id by .id, the population experts.

Dominant groups

Analysis of the religious affiliation of the population of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs in 2011 compared to the City of Playford shows that there was a lower proportion of people who professed a religion and a higher proportion who stated they had no religion.

Overall, 49.2% of the population nominated a religion, and 37.0% said they had no religion, compared with 54.4% and 34.0% respectively for the City of Playford.

The largest single religion in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs was Western (Roman) Catholic, with 17.7% of the population or 1,105 people as adherents.

The major differences between the religious affiliation for the population of Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs and the City of Playford were:

  • A larger percentage who nominated Western (Roman) Catholic (17.7% compared to 16.7%)
  • A smaller percentage who nominated Anglican (11.8% compared to 14.8%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the religious affiliation of the population in Munno Para - Munno Para West - Munno Para Downs between 2006 and 2011 were for those who nominated:

  • Western (Roman) Catholic (+558 persons)
  • Anglican (+254 persons)
  • Uniting Church (+124 persons)
  • Christian,nfd (+106 persons)