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In Wynn Vale, the number of Christians experienced the greatest change (-382) compared to the non religious and non Christians in 2011.

Wynn Vale'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.

Wynn Vale'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
Wynn Vale - (Usual residence)20112006Change
ReligionNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
Western (Roman) Catholic1,67521.020.91,84722.020.8-172
Anglican1,26115.813.91,31215.614.8-51
Uniting Church7549.49.986010.210.3-106
Lutheran3153.94.03574.24.2-42
Christian,nfd2443.13.01271.51.8+117
Baptist2262.82.42733.22.5-47
Pentecostal1551.91.61882.22.1-33
Salvation Army1051.30.6931.10.6+12
Greek Orthodox851.11.3921.11.4-7
Presbyterian and Reformed841.11.31071.31.2-23
Hinduism450.60.5260.30.2+19
Islam400.51.1200.20.6+20
Buddhism390.50.8480.60.6-9
Seventh Day Adventist300.40.3500.60.3-20
Jehova's Witnesses270.30.5460.50.5-19
Churches of Christ260.30.3260.30.30
Christadelphian220.30.4190.20.4+3
Latter Day Saints (Mormons)210.30.3370.40.4-16
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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
Wynn Vale - Total persons (Usual residence)20112006Change
Religion totalsNumber%City of Tea Tree Gully %Number%City of Tea Tree Gully %2006 to 2011
map this data in atlas.idChristian total5,09463.861.55,47565.162.4-382
map this data in atlas.idNon Christian total1632.03.11281.52.1+35
Non-classifiable religious belief
360.50.7350.40.6+1
map this data in atlas.idNo religion2,06325.927.11,89522.524.2+168
Not stated
6227.87.687210.410.7-250

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 Tea Tree Gully: 20.9% Anglican, City of Tea Tree Gully: 13.9% Uniting Church, City of Tea Tree Gully: 9.9% Lutheran, City of Tea Tree Gully: 4.0% Christian,nfd, City of Tea Tree Gully: 3.0% Baptist, City of Tea Tree Gully: 2.4% Pentecostal, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.6% Salvation Army, City of Tea Tree Gully: 0.6% Greek Orthodox, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.3% Presbyterian and Reformed, City of Tea Tree Gully: 1.3% Western (Roman) Catholic, Wynn Vale: 21.0% Anglican, Wynn Vale: 15.8% Uniting Church, Wynn Vale: 9.4% Lutheran, Wynn Vale: 3.9% Christian,nfd, Wynn Vale: 3.1% Baptist, Wynn Vale: 2.8% Pentecostal, Wynn Vale: 1.9% Salvation Army, Wynn Vale: 1.3% Greek Orthodox, Wynn Vale: 1.1% Presbyterian and Reformed, Wynn Vale: 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, Wynn Vale: -172 Anglican, Wynn Vale: -51 Uniting Church, Wynn Vale: -106 Lutheran, Wynn Vale: -42 Christian,nfd, Wynn Vale: +117 Baptist, Wynn Vale: -47 Pentecostal, Wynn Vale: -33 Salvation Army, Wynn Vale: +12 Greek Orthodox, Wynn Vale: -7 Presbyterian and Reformed, Wynn Vale: -23
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 Wynn Vale in 2011 compared to the City of Tea Tree Gully shows that there was a higher proportion of people who professed a religion and a lower proportion who stated they had no religion.

Overall, 65.9% of the population nominated a religion, and 25.9% said they had no religion, compared with 64.6% and 27.1% respectively for the City of Tea Tree Gully.

The largest single religion in Wynn Vale was Western (Roman) Catholic, with 21.0% of the population or 1,675 people as adherents.

The major difference between the religious affiliation for the population of Wynn Vale and the City of Tea Tree Gully was:

  • A larger percentage who nominated Anglican (15.8% compared to 13.9%)

Emerging groups

The largest changes in the religious affiliation of the population in Wynn Vale between 2006 and 2011 were for those who nominated:

  • Western (Roman) Catholic (-172 persons)
  • Christian,nfd (+117 persons)
  • Uniting Church (-106 persons)
  • Anglican (-51 persons)