2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Baulkham Hills (A)

Code LGA10500 (LGA)
People 138,420
Male 68,502
Female 69,918
Australian citizenship 123,420
People born overseas 38,429
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 984
Families 38,594
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 46,255
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Total 138,420 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 68,502 49.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 69,918 50.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 372 0.3 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 138,420 people were counted in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.5% were male and 50.5% were female. Of the total population 0.3% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 8,878 6.4 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 21,302 15.4 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 21,008 15.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 61,411 44.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 14,666 10.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 11,154 8.1 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 30,180 children aged 0-14 years and 25,820 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 123,420 89.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 38,429 27.8 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 984 0.7 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), 123,420 people were Australian citizens, 38,429 were born overseas and 984 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 66,774 61.7 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 6,828 6.3 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 4,079 3.8 919,904 6.2
Never married 30,561 28.2 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), 61.7% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 6.3% were separated or divorced, 3.8% were widowed and 28.2% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Australia 94,497 68.3 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 49,642 64.8 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 22,584 29.5 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 1,908 2.5 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 2,452 3.2 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 29,144 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 76,586 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 76,586 people aged 15 years and over in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.8% worked full-time, 29.5% worked part-time, 2.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.2% were unemployed. 29,144 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 11,155 28.9 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 23,544 61.0 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 3,479 9.0 762,632 15.4
Other family 416 1.1 88,864 1.8
Total families 38,594 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), 38,594 families were counted: of these, 28.9% were couple families without children, 61.0% were couple families with children, 9.0% were one parent families and 1.1% 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 Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 43,990 95.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 46,255 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), 43,990 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 39,010 88.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 3,455 7.9 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 1,159 2.6 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 97 0.2 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 269 0.6 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), 88.7% were separate houses, 7.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 21,026 47.8 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 15,110 34.3 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 5,492 12.5 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 977 2.2 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,386 3.2 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), 47.8% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.3% were being purchased and 12.5% were rented.

Landlord type Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 3,392 61.8 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 324 5.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,734 31.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 45 0.8 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 61.8% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 31.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Baulkham Hills (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 37,728 85.8 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 4,525 10.3 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 754 1.7 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Baulkham Hills (A) (Local Government Areas), 85.8% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 10.3% were single (or lone) person households and 1.7% 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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