2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Hurstville (C)

Code LGA14150 (LGA)
People 70,009
Male 33,973
Female 36,036
Australian citizenship 59,319
People born overseas 24,182
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 633
Families 18,999
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 27,849
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Total 70,009 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 33,973 48.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 36,036 51.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 370 0.5 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 70,009 people were counted in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Hurstville (C) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 4,370 6.2 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 8,599 12.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 9,423 13.5 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 30,056 42.9 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 6,690 9.6 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 10,872 15.5 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas) there were 12,969 children aged 0-14 years and 17,562 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 59,319 84.7 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 24,182 34.5 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 633 0.9 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), 59,319 people were Australian citizens, 24,182 were born overseas and 633 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Hurstville (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 30,862 54.1 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 5,084 8.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 4,208 7.4 919,904 6.2
Never married 16,889 29.6 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), 54.1% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 8.9% were separated or divorced, 7.4% were widowed and 29.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Australia 41,757 59.6 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Hurstville (C) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 21,495 64.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 9,084 27.2 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 952 2.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 1,840 5.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 20,992 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 33,371 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 33,371 people aged 15 years and over in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 64.4% worked full-time, 27.2% worked part-time, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 5.5% were unemployed. 20,992 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Couple family without children 6,218 32.7 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 9,598 50.5 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 2,771 14.6 762,632 15.4
Other family 412 2.2 88,864 1.8
Total families 18,999 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), 18,999 families were counted: of these, 32.7% were couple families without children, 50.5% were couple families with children, 14.6% were one parent families and 2.2% 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 Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 26,099 93.7 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 27,849 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), 26,099 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 16,555 63.4 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 2,484 9.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 6,649 25.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 161 0.6 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 250 1.0 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), 63.4% were separate houses, 9.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 25.5% were flats, units or apartments and 0.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 12,448 47.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 4,964 19.0 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 6,778 26.0 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 574 2.2 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 1,338 5.1 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), 47.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.0% were being purchased and 26.0% were rented.

Landlord type Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 4,076 60.1 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 1,112 16.4 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,538 22.7 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 58 0.9 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 60.1% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.4% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 22.7% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Hurstville (C) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 18,487 70.8 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 5,770 22.1 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 795 3.0 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Hurstville (C) (Local Government Areas), 70.8% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.1% were single (or lone) person households and 3.0% 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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