2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Gloucester (A)

Code LGA13050 (LGA)
People 4,683
Male 2,335
Female 2,348
Australian citizenship 4,460
People born overseas 260
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6
Families 1,353
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,268
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Total 4,683 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 2,335 49.9 9,270,466 49.4
Female 2,348 50.1 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 123 2.6 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 4,683 people were counted in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.9% were male and 50.1% were female. Of the total population 2.6% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Gloucester (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 239 5.1 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 746 15.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 426 9.1 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 1,751 37.4 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 607 13.0 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 913 19.5 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 985 children aged 0-14 years and 1,520 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 4,460 95.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 260 5.6 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 6 0.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), 4,460 people were Australian citizens, 260 were born overseas and 6 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Gloucester (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 2,176 58.9 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 398 10.8 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 324 8.8 919,904 6.2
Never married 802 21.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), 58.9% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 10.8% were separated or divorced, 8.8% were widowed and 21.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Australia 4,247 90.7 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Gloucester (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 1,169 59.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 584 29.7 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 68 3.5 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 148 7.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 1,614 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 1,969 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 1,969 people aged 15 years and over in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 59.4% worked full-time, 29.7% worked part-time, 3.5% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 7.5% were unemployed. 1,614 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 638 47.2 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 517 38.2 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 180 13.3 762,632 15.4
Other family 18 1.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 1,353 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), 1,353 families were counted: of these, 47.2% were couple families without children, 38.2% were couple families with children, 13.3% were one parent families and 1.3% 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 Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 1,876 82.7 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 2,268 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), 1,876 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 1,719 91.6 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 45 2.4 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 52 2.8 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 60 3.2 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 0 0.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), 91.6% were separate houses, 2.4% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 2.8% were flats, units or apartments and 3.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 1,008 53.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 341 18.2 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 389 20.7 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 80 4.3 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 59 3.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), 53.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.2% were being purchased and 20.7% were rented.

Landlord type Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 115 29.6 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 43 11.1 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 221 56.8 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 9 2.3 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 29.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 11.1% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 56.8% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Gloucester (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 1,345 71.7 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 450 24.0 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 25 1.3 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Gloucester (A) (Local Government Areas), 71.7% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.0% were single (or lone) person households and 1.3% 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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