2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Mosman (A)

Code LGA15350 (LGA)
People 25,475
Male 11,705
Female 13,770
Australian citizenship 20,800
People born overseas 7,576
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 414
Families 6,632
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 12,650
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Mosman (A) % Australia %
Total 25,475 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 11,705 45.9 9,270,466 49.4
Female 13,770 54.1 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 21 0.1 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 25,475 people were counted in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 45.9% were male and 54.1% were female. Of the total population 0.1% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Mosman (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,488 5.8 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 2,823 11.1 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 2,790 11.0 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 12,137 47.6 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 2,631 10.3 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 3,604 14.1 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 4,311 children aged 0-14 years and 6,235 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Mosman (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 20,800 81.6 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 7,576 29.7 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 414 1.6 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), 20,800 people were Australian citizens, 7,576 were born overseas and 414 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Mosman (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 10,315 48.7 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 2,329 11.0 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 1,381 6.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 7,134 33.7 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), 48.7% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 11.0% were separated or divorced, 6.5% were widowed and 33.7% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Mosman (A) % Australia %
Australia 16,480 64.7 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Mosman (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 9,373 66.8 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 3,942 28.1 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 276 2.0 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 435 3.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 6,218 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 14,026 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 14,026 people aged 15 years and over in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 66.8% worked full-time, 28.1% worked part-time, 2.0% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 3.1% were unemployed. 6,218 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Mosman (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 2,818 42.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 2,981 44.9 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 698 10.5 762,632 15.4
Other family 135 2.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 6,632 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), 6,632 families were counted: of these, 42.5% were couple families without children, 44.9% were couple families with children, 10.5% were one parent families and 2.0% 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 Mosman (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 11,281 89.2 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 12,650 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), 11,281 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Mosman (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,159 36.9 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 1,406 12.5 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 5,480 48.6 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 85 0.8 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 151 1.3 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), 36.9% were separate houses, 12.5% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 48.6% were flats, units or apartments and 0.8% were other dwellings.

Tenure Mosman (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 4,781 42.4 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,770 15.7 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 3,820 33.9 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 294 2.6 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 619 5.5 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), 42.4% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 15.7% were being purchased and 33.9% were rented.

Landlord type Mosman (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 2,397 62.7 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 61 1.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 1,336 35.0 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 24 0.6 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 62.7% were rented from a real estate agent, 1.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 35.0% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Mosman (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 6,600 58.5 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 3,511 31.1 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 517 4.6 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Mosman (A) (Local Government Areas), 58.5% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 31.1% were single (or lone) person households and 4.6% 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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