2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Statistical Local Areas

Wingecarribee (A)

Code 115108350 (SLA)
People 40,636
Male 19,736
Female 20,900
Australian citizenship 36,591
People born overseas 5,952
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 204
Families 10,990
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 17,382
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Total 40,636 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 19,736 48.6 9,270,466 49.4
Female 20,900 51.4 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 497 1.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 40,636 people were counted in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas): of these 48.6% were male and 51.4% were female. Of the total population 1.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 2,760 6.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 6,697 16.5 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 4,502 11.1 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 15,847 39.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 4,600 11.3 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 6,230 15.3 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas) there were 9,457 children aged 0-14 years and 10,830 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 36,591 90.0 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 5,952 14.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 204 0.5 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), 36,591 people were Australian citizens, 5,952 were born overseas and 204 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 17,532 56.2 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 3,545 11.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 2,089 6.7 919,904 6.2
Never married 8,011 25.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), 56.2% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.4% were separated or divorced, 6.7% were widowed and 25.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Australia 32,547 80.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 10,107 56.9 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 6,248 35.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 519 2.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 885 5.0 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 12,119 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 17,759 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 17,759 people aged 15 years and over in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 56.9% worked full-time, 35.2% worked part-time, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.0% were unemployed. 12,119 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Industry of employment, top responses Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,408 40.1 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 4,891 44.5 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 1,578 14.4 762,632 15.4
Other family 113 1.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 10,990 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), 10,990 families were counted: of these, 40.1% were couple families without children, 44.5% were couple families with children, 14.4% were one parent families and 1.0% were other families.

Expand Dwellings category,
includes dwelling structure | household type

Dwellings — dwelling structure

Dwellings include visitor only and other not-classifiable households unless otherwise stated

Dwelling type Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 15,121 87.0 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 17,382 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), 15,121 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 13,727 90.8 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 728 4.8 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 386 2.6 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 196 1.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 84 0.6 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), 90.8% were separate houses, 4.8% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.6% were flats, units or apartments and 1.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 6,892 45.6 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 4,156 27.5 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 2,970 19.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 408 2.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 695 4.6 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), 45.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 27.5% were being purchased and 19.6% were rented.

Landlord type Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 1,546 52.1 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 359 12.1 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,028 34.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 40 1.3 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 52.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 12.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 34.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Wingecarribee (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 10,881 72.0 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 3,358 22.2 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 307 2.0 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Wingecarribee (A) (Statistical Local Areas), 72.0% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.2% were single (or lone) person households and 2.0% were group households.

LATEST ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (AEST) 9/03/2006

Data for this Quickstats has been sourced from the 2001 Basic Community Profile catalogue No. 2001.0 and the 2001 Indigenous Profile catalogue No. 2002.0. Indigenous Statistics are only available for selected geographic areas. The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070 | www.abs.gov.au/census

Census Data Quality.

The information contained in this QuickStat has been produced by the Australian Bureau of Statistics. It contains data from the 2001 Census of Population & Housing held on 7 August 2001. Some values may have been adjusted to avoid release of confidential data. These adjustments may have a significant impact on the calculated percentages in QuickStats. For more information refer to Introduced Random Error in the 2001 Census Dictionary. For further enquiries contact the ABS National Information and Referral Service on 1300 135 070. www.abs.gov.au/census

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