2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Lane Cove (A)

Code LGA14700 (LGA)
People 30,340
Male 14,701
Female 15,639
Australian citizenship 25,674
People born overseas 8,879
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 416
Families 7,673
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 12,865
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Total 30,340 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 14,701 48.5 9,270,466 49.4
Female 15,639 51.5 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 72 0.2 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 30,340 people were counted in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 48.5% were male and 51.5% were female. Of the total population 0.2% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,755 5.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 3,467 11.4 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 4,143 13.7 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 14,134 46.6 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 2,759 9.1 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 4,083 13.5 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 5,222 children aged 0-14 years and 6,842 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 25,674 84.6 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 8,879 29.3 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 416 1.4 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), 25,674 people were Australian citizens, 8,879 were born overseas and 416 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 12,183 48.5 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 2,475 9.9 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 1,521 6.1 919,904 6.2
Never married 8,943 35.6 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), 48.5% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.9% were separated or divorced, 6.1% were widowed and 35.6% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Australia 19,594 64.6 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Lane Cove (A) % Australia %

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

People — employment
Employment Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 11,314 67.4 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 4,594 27.4 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 304 1.8 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 575 3.4 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 7,115 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 16,787 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 16,787 people aged 15 years and over in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 67.4% worked full-time, 27.4% worked part-time, 1.8% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.4% were unemployed. 7,115 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,880 37.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 3,650 47.6 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 911 11.9 762,632 15.4
Other family 232 3.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 7,673 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), 7,673 families were counted: of these, 37.5% were couple families without children, 47.6% were couple families with children, 11.9% were one parent families and 3.0% 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 Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 12,103 94.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 12,865 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), 12,103 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 5,922 48.9 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 744 6.1 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 5,272 43.6 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 28 0.2 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 137 1.1 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), 48.9% were separate houses, 6.1% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 43.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.2% were other dwellings.

Tenure Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 5,008 41.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 2,505 20.7 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 3,654 30.2 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 249 2.1 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 684 5.7 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), 41.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 20.7% were being purchased and 30.2% were rented.

Landlord type Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 2,278 62.3 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 215 5.9 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,134 31.0 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 26 0.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 62.3% were rented from a real estate agent, 5.9% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 31.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Lane Cove (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 7,587 62.7 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 3,093 25.6 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 762 6.3 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Lane Cove (A) (Local Government Areas), 62.7% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 25.6% were single (or lone) person households and 6.3% 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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