2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Inverell (A)

Code LGA14200 (LGA)
People 15,020
Male 7,417
Female 7,603
Australian citizenship 14,081
People born overseas 637
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20
Families 4,099
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,557
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Inverell (A) % Australia %
Total 15,020 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 7,417 49.4 9,270,466 49.4
Female 7,603 50.6 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 734 4.9 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 15,020 people were counted in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 49.4% were male and 50.6% were female. Of the total population 4.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Inverell (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,000 6.7 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 2,448 16.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,755 11.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 5,720 38.1 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,718 11.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 2,379 15.8 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 3,448 children aged 0-14 years and 4,097 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Inverell (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 14,081 93.7 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 637 4.2 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 20 0.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), 14,081 people were Australian citizens, 637 were born overseas and 20 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Inverell (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 6,397 55.3 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 1,126 9.7 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 983 8.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 3,064 26.5 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), 55.3% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.7% were separated or divorced, 8.5% were widowed and 26.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Inverell (A) % Australia %
Australia 13,589 90.5 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Inverell (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 3,706 58.1 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,852 29.0 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 199 3.1 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 622 9.8 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 4,729 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 6,379 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 6,379 people aged 15 years and over in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 58.1% worked full-time, 29.0% worked part-time, 3.1% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 9.8% were unemployed. 4,729 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Inverell (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,642 40.1 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,731 42.2 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 674 16.4 762,632 15.4
Other family 52 1.3 88,864 1.8
Total families 4,099 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), 4,099 families were counted: of these, 40.1% were couple families without children, 42.2% were couple families with children, 16.4% 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 Inverell (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,856 89.3 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,557 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), 5,856 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Inverell (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,267 89.9 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 128 2.2 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 333 5.7 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 116 2.0 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 12 0.2 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), 89.9% were separate houses, 2.2% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 5.7% were flats, units or apartments and 2.0% were other dwellings.

Tenure Inverell (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,783 47.5 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,215 20.7 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,350 23.1 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 243 4.1 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 260 4.4 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), 47.5% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.7% were being purchased and 23.1% were rented.

Landlord type Inverell (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 436 32.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 209 15.5 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 682 50.5 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 23 1.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 32.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 15.5% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 50.5% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Inverell (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 4,062 69.4 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,442 24.6 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 126 2.2 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Inverell (A) (Local Government Areas), 69.4% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 24.6% were single (or lone) person households and 2.2% 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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