2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Hawkesbury (C)

Code LGA13800 (LGA)
People 60,887
Male 30,298
Female 30,589
Australian citizenship 54,444
People born overseas 8,023
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 186
Families 16,178
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 22,162
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Total 60,887 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 30,298 49.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 30,589 50.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,023 1.7 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 60,887 people were counted in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.8% were male and 50.2% were female. Of the total population 1.7% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4,914 8.1 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 10,318 16.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 8,404 13.8 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 27,306 44.8 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 4,947 8.1 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 4,996 8.2 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 15,232 children aged 0-14 years and 9,943 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 54,444 89.4 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 8,023 13.2 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 186 0.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), 54,444 people were Australian citizens, 8,023 were born overseas and 186 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 24,787 54.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 5,119 11.2 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 2,079 4.6 919,904 6.2
Never married 13,677 30.0 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), 54.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.2% were separated or divorced, 4.6% were widowed and 30.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Australia 48,914 80.3 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 19,310 62.9 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 9,028 29.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 900 2.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 1,443 4.7 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 12,771 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 30,681 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 30,681 people aged 15 years and over in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 62.9% worked full-time, 29.4% worked part-time, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.7% were unemployed. 12,771 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 4,860 30.0 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 8,703 53.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 2,463 15.2 762,632 15.4
Other family 152 0.9 88,864 1.8
Total families 16,178 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), 16,178 families were counted: of these, 30.0% were couple families without children, 53.8% were couple families with children, 15.2% 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 Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 20,782 93.8 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 22,162 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), 20,782 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 17,750 85.4 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,772 8.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 833 4.0 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 288 1.4 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 139 0.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), 85.4% were separate houses, 8.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 4.0% were flats, units or apartments and 1.4% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 7,144 34.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 7,186 34.6 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 4,744 22.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 564 2.7 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,147 5.5 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), 34.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 34.6% were being purchased and 22.8% were rented.

Landlord type Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 2,164 45.6 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 808 17.0 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,734 36.6 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 35 0.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 45.6% were rented from a real estate agent, 17.0% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 36.6% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Hawkesbury (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 15,899 76.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 3,492 16.8 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 496 2.4 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hawkesbury (C) (Local Government Areas), 76.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 16.8% were single (or lone) person households and 2.4% 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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