2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Dungog (A)

Code LGA12700 (LGA)
People 7,875
Male 3,966
Female 3,909
Australian citizenship 7,420
People born overseas 380
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26
Families 2,170
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,534
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Dungog (A) % Australia %
Total 7,875 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 3,966 50.4 9,270,466 49.4
Female 3,909 49.6 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 157 2.0 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 7,875 people were counted in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 50.4% were male and 49.6% were female. Of the total population 2.0% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Dungog (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 511 6.5 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 1,280 16.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 807 10.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 3,265 41.5 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 926 11.8 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,086 13.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 1,791 children aged 0-14 years and 2,012 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Dungog (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 7,420 94.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 380 4.8 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 26 0.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), 7,420 people were Australian citizens, 380 were born overseas and 26 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Dungog (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 3,594 59.1 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 541 8.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 424 7.0 919,904 6.2
Never married 1,524 25.0 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), 59.1% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 8.9% were separated or divorced, 7.0% were widowed and 25.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Dungog (A) % Australia %
Australia 7,096 90.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Dungog (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,908 56.0 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,123 33.0 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 96 2.8 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 279 8.2 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 2,424 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 3,406 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 3,406 people aged 15 years and over in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 56.0% worked full-time, 33.0% worked part-time, 2.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.2% were unemployed. 2,424 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Dungog (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 879 40.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,018 46.9 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 253 11.7 762,632 15.4
Other family 20 0.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 2,170 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), 2,170 families were counted: of these, 40.5% were couple families without children, 46.9% were couple families with children, 11.7% were one parent families and 0.9% 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 Dungog (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 2,974 84.2 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 3,534 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), 2,974 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Dungog (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 2,815 94.7 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 36 1.2 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 36 1.2 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 65 2.2 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 22 0.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), 94.7% were separate houses, 1.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 1.2% were flats, units or apartments and 2.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Dungog (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,535 51.6 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 707 23.8 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 464 15.6 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 137 4.6 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 131 4.4 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), 51.6% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 23.8% were being purchased and 15.6% were rented.

Landlord type Dungog (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 149 32.1 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 31 6.7 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 283 61.0 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 3 0.6 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 32.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 6.7% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 61.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Dungog (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 2,154 72.4 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 658 22.1 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 48 1.6 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Dungog (A) (Local Government Areas), 72.4% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.1% were single (or lone) person households and 1.6% 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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