2001 Census QuickStats

All people - location on Census Night

Australia | Victoria | Local Government Areas

Alpine (S)

Code LGA20110 (LGA)
People 17,581
Male 9,112
Female 8,469
Australian citizenship 15,989
People born overseas 2,422
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 225
Families 3,165
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,948
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includes demographics | cultural & language diversity | employment

People — demographics
People Alpine (S) % Australia %
Total 17,581 -- 18,769,249 --
Male 9,112 51.8 9,270,466 49.4
Female 8,469 48.2 9,498,783 50.6
 
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people 80 0.5 410,003 2.2

On Census Night 7th August 2001, 17,581 people were counted in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas): of these 51.8% were male and 48.2% were female. Of the total population 0.5% were Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.

Age Alpine (S) % Australia %
People
0-4 years 997 5.7 1,243,969 6.6
5-14 years 2,871 16.3 2,668,506 14.2
15-24 years 2,139 12.2 2,566,346 13.7
25-54 years 7,913 45.0 8,159,808 43.5
55-64 years 1,649 9.4 1,759,742 9.4
65 years and over 2,012 11.4 2,370,878 12.6

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas) there were 3,868 children aged 0-14 years and 3,661 people aged 55 years and over.

Selected characteristics Alpine (S) % Australia %
Australian citizenship 15,989 90.9 16,559,774 88.2
People born overseas 2,422 13.8 4,105,444 21.9
Overseas visitors (excluded from people counts) 225 1.3 203,101 1.1

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 15,989 people were Australian citizens, 2,422 were born overseas and 225 people were overseas visitors.

Registered marital status Alpine (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Married 7,061 51.5 7,635,947 51.4
Separated or divorced 1,295 9.4 1,609,314 10.8
Widowed 761 5.5 919,904 6.2
Never married 4,598 33.5 4,691,609 31.6

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 51.5% of people aged 15 years and over were married, 9.4% were separated or divorced, 5.5% were widowed and 33.5% were never married.

People — cultural & language diversity
Country of birth Alpine (S) % Australia %
Australia 14,079 80.1 13,629,481 72.6
 
Other top responses

Religious affiliation, top responses Alpine (S) % Australia %

Language, top responses (other than English) Alpine (S) % Australia %

People — employment
Employment Alpine (S) % Australia %
People aged 15 years and over
Worked full-time 5,448 59.8 5,360,693 59.8
Worked part-time 3,060 33.6 2,689,709 30.0
Hours worked not stated 200 2.2 248,204 2.8
Unemployed 409 4.5 660,709 7.4
Not in the labour force 3,882 -- 5,265,426 --
Total in labour force (includes employed and unemployed people) 9,117 -- 8,959,315 --
 
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During the week prior to Census Night 2001, 9,117 people aged 15 years and over in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas) were in the labour force. Of these 59.8% worked full-time, 33.6% worked part-time, 2.2% were employed but did not state their hours worked and 4.5% were unemployed. 3,882 people were not in the labour force.

Occupation Alpine (S) % Australia %
Employed people aged 15 years and over

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

Expand Families category,
includes family type

Families — family type
Family type Alpine (S) % Australia %
Couple family without children 1,344 42.5 1,764,167 35.7
Couple family with children 1,387 43.8 2,321,165 47.0
One parent family 403 12.7 762,632 15.4
Other family 31 1.0 88,864 1.8
Total families 3,165 -- 4,936,828 --

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 3,165 families were counted: of these, 42.5% were couple families without children, 43.8% were couple families with children, 12.7% were one parent families and 1.0% 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 Alpine (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings 5,364 77.2 7,072,202 90.8
All private dwellings (including unoccupied) 6,948 -- 7,790,079 --

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 5,364 occupied private dwellings were counted.

Dwelling structure Alpine (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Separate house 4,229 78.8 5,327,309 75.3
Semi-detached, row or terrace house, townhouse etc 125 2.3 632,176 8.9
Flat, unit or apartment 744 13.9 923,139 13.1
Other dwelling 177 3.3 134,274 1.9
Dwelling type not stated 89 1.7 55,304 0.8

On Census Night 2001, of occupied private dwellings counted in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 78.8% were separate houses, 2.3% were semi-detached, row or terrace houses, townhouses etc, 13.9% were flats, units or apartments and 3.3% were other dwellings.

Tenure Alpine (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings
Owned outright 2,424 45.2 2,810,917 39.7
Owned with a mortgage (includes being purchased under rent/buy scheme) 987 18.4 1,872,132 26.5
Rented (includes rent-free) 1,283 23.9 1,858,324 26.3
Other tenure type 351 6.5 196,026 2.8
Tenure type not stated 318 5.9 334,803 4.7

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 45.2% of occupied private dwellings were owned outright, 18.4% were being purchased and 23.9% were rented.

Landlord type Alpine (S) % Australia %
Occupied private dwellings being rented (including rent-free accommodation)
Real estate agent 326 25.4 813,633 43.8
State or Territory housing authority 106 8.3 317,171 17.1
Other landlord type 850 66.3 705,122 37.9
Landlord type not stated 9 0.7 22,398 1.2

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), of the occupied private dwellings being rented 25.4% were rented from a real estate agent, 8.3% were rented from a State or Territory housing authority and 66.3% were rented from an other landlord type.

Dwellings — household type
Household type Alpine (S) % Australia %
Excludes visitor only and other not classifiable households
Family households 3,145 58.6 4,866,031 68.8
Single (or lone) person households 1,217 22.7 1,616,213 22.9
Group households 95 1.8 262,551 3.7

On Census Night 2001 in Alpine (S) (Local Government Areas), 58.6% of the occupied private dwellings were family households, 22.7% were single (or lone) person households and 1.8% 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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