2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | New South Wales | Local Government Areas

Narrabri (A)

Code LGA15750 (LGA)
People 13,800
Male 7,053
Female 6,747
Australian citizenship 12,997
People born overseas 553
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 17
Families 3,736
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,953
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Expand People category,
includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Total 13,800 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 7,053 51.1 9,270,466 49.4
Female 6,747 48.9 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 1,084 7.9 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 13,800 people were counted in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.1% were male and 48.9% were female. Of the total population 7.9% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Narrabri (A) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 1,020 7.4 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 2,193 15.9 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 1,629 11.8 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 5,795 42.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,454 10.5 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 1,711 12.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas) there were 3,213 children aged 0-14 years and 3,165 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 12,997 94.2 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 553 4.0 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 17 0.1 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), 12,997 people were Australian citizens, 553 were born overseas and 17 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Narrabri (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 5,762 54.4 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 988 9.3 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 770 7.3 919,904 6.2
Never married 3,072 29.0 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), 54.4% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.3% were separated or divorced, 7.3% were widowed and 29.0% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Australia 12,567 91.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

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

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

People — employment
Employment Narrabri (A) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 4,039 60.5 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 1,904 28.5 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 192 2.9 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 538 8.1 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 3,546 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 6,673 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 6,673 people aged 15 years and over in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 60.5% worked full-time, 28.5% worked part-time, 2.9% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 8.1% were unemployed. 3,546 people were not in the labour force.

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

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,381 37.0 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,787 47.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 514 13.8 762,632 15.4
Other family 54 1.4 88,864 1.8
Total families 3,736 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), 3,736 families were counted: of these, 37.0% were couple families without children, 47.8% were couple families with children, 13.8% were one parent families and 1.4% 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 Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,184 87.1 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 5,953 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), 5,184 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,484 86.5 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 45 0.9 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 439 8.5 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 189 3.6 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 27 0.5 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), 86.5% were separate houses, 0.9% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 8.5% were flats, units or apartments and 3.6% were other dwellings.

Tenure Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,161 41.7 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 1,028 19.8 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,443 27.8 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 357 6.9 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 196 3.8 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), 41.7% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 19.8% were being purchased and 27.8% were rented.

Landlord type Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 251 17.4 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 239 16.6 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 931 64.5 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 24 1.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 17.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 16.6% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 64.5% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Narrabri (A) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,700 71.4 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,187 22.9 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 124 2.4 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Narrabri (A) (Local Government Areas), 71.4% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.9% 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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